Best Nordic Film of 2023.

SAILAU premiered in a sold out cinema at Nordic Adventure Film Festival on the 1st December 2023 in Copenhagen.

Here are some of the comments from the audience after the film.

A film made with love and respect“,” I wanna go to PNG“, “Insane adventure!”

SAILAU was awarded Best Nordic Film 2023 by the judges and an extra screening was held the day after.

World Premiere dates in New Zealand

SAILAU will have its world premier at the Doc Edge International Film Festival in June 2023.

Director Thor F. Jensen will be hosting a Q&A following the screenings.

World Premiere
Saturday 3rd June, 12:00 PM 

The Capitol Cinema, Auckland. 
Followed by Q&A with the Director

Friday 9th June, 8:30 PM
The Roxy Cinema, Wellington. 
Followed by Q&A with the Director

Book your tickets here 

We can’t wait to see you there.

SAILAU discussion at the Humboldt Forum in Berlin

Sanakoli John speaking about Sailau
Sanakoli John on the stage in Berlin

Director Thor F. Jensen and Master Sailor Sanakoli John, were invited to Berlin by the Potsdam University to discuss SAILAU at a Pacific Voyaging Conference at the Humboldt Forum in Berlin.

It was the first time the two friends met in five years after the circumnavigation but the two friends hope to team up again later in the year to present SAILAU to an Australian Audience.