Greenland (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating

Home Cookin: 5.17.18 (2018)

98 min | Biography, Comedy, Family | Completed

No one don't like home cookin

Directors: Rich Allen, Rich Allen | Stars: Chevy Chase, Blythe Danner, Rich Allen, Paul B. Price

The Journals of Knud Rasmussen (2006)

112 min | Drama

A portrayal of the lives of the last great Inuit shaman, Avva, and his beautiful and headstrong daughter, Apak. Based on the journals of 1920s Danish ethnographer Knud Rasmussen.

Directors: Norman Cohn, Zacharias Kunuk | Stars: Pakak Innuksuk, Leah Angutimarik, Neeve Irngaut, Natar Ungalaaq

Votes: 365

Village at the End of the World (2012)

82 min | Documentary, Family, News

Village At The End Of The World is a witty, surprising and ultimately feel good portrait of an isolated village of 59 people and 100 sledge dogs, surviving against the odds.

Directors: Sarah Gavron, David Katznelson | Stars: Ane Kruse, Lars Kristian Kruse, Ilannguaq Egede, Karl Kristian Kruse

Votes: 311

The Expedition to the End of the World (2013)
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The Expedition to the End of the World (2013)

Not Rated | 90 min | Documentary, Adventure, Comedy

A grand and adventurous journey of discovery to the last white areas of the world map. But no matter how far we go and how hard we try to find answers, we ultimately meet ourselves and our own transience.

Director: Daniel Dencik | Stars: Per Bak Jensen, Jonas Bergsøe, Bo Elberling, Jens Fog Jensen

Votes: 507 | Gross: $0.04M

Anori (2018)

85 min | Drama

Story of how a couple met and fell in love while he couldn't die at a hospital. Told while exposing Greenland habits

Director: Pipaluk Jorgensen | Stars: Nukâka, Ujarneq Fleischer, Angunnguaq Larsen, Klaus Geisler

Votes: 48

The Fight for Greenland (2020)

95 min | Documentary

The film follows four strong-willed and dynamic young Greenlanders that deeply disagree on which direction their country should follow, but all are fighting for a better Greenland.

Director: Kenneth Sorento | Stars: Ane Marie Andersen, Dorthe Andersen, Erneeraq Andersen, Kaaleeraq Andersen

Votes: 61

Alanngut Killinganni (2021)

Horror, Thriller

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Director: Malik Kleist | Star: Angunnguaq Larsen

Qaqqat Alanngui (2011)

127 min | Horror, Thriller

A group of young friends decide to go on a graduation trip for the weekend to a family owned cabin in the isolated mountains of Greenland. Once there, trouble manifests when they discover ... See full summary »

Director: Malik Kleist | Stars: Eqaluk Høegh, Mike Thomsen, Aviaja Hegelund Johansen, Ane Sofie Kruse

Votes: 123

Heart of Light (1998)

90 min | Drama

When the humiliation and grief of his eldest son's shooting rampage and subsequent suicide threatens to pull him under, a brokenhearted father (Rasmus Lyberth) leaves his family and ... See full summary »

Director: Jacob Grønlykke | Stars: Rasmus Lyberth, Vivi Nielsen, Niels Platow, Kenneth Rasmussen

Votes: 211

In the Shadow of the Tugtupite (2020)

7 min | Short

The film questions the rationale behind past and future mining prospects in Greenland and how they are linked to the search for identity of the fledgling nation in a post-colonial world.

Director: Inuk Jørgensen

Inuk (2010)

Not Rated | 90 min | Adventure, Drama

Several years after losing his father, Inuk learns the way of his people again.

Director: Mike Magidson | Stars: Gaba Petersen, Knud Therkielsen, Ole Jørgen Hammeken, Rebekka Jørgensen

Votes: 320

Polar (2017– )


Terrorized by an unbearable sound, a group of teenagers commit suicide in the habour of Nuuk. After being declared dead, Ivik awakes again. As the phenomenon returns to haunt the young ... See full summary »

Stars: Anders Andersen, Majbritt Bech, Amisuna Berthelsen, Malik Berthelsen

Vanishing Point (III) (2012)

Not Rated | 83 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

Two Inuit communities are linked by an 1860's migration led by an intrepid shaman. Navarana, Inughuit elder and descendant of the shaman, senses the consequences of rapid social and environmental change, and wonders about the future.

Directors: Stephen A. Smith, Julia Szucs | Star: Navarana K'Avigak

Votes: 31

Ukiutoqqami Pilluaritsi (2019)


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Director: Otto Rosing | Stars: Minik Daorana Julén, Nivi Pedersen

ThuleTuvalu (2014)

Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary, News

When the ice melts in Thule, Tuvalu drowns in the ocean. A touching portrait of people whose joint fates are intimately linked though they live at two completely distant corners of the world.

Director: Matthias von Gunten | Stars: Rasmus Avike, Lars Jeremiassen, Patrick Malaki, Takuao Malaki

Votes: 106

Nuummioq (2009)

95 min | Drama, Romance

A love-struck man discovers he has an incurable illness shortly after meeting the woman of his dreams.

Directors: Torben Bech, Otto Rosing | Stars: Lars Rosing, Angunnguaq Larsen, Julie Berthelsen, Marius Olsen

Votes: 181

Greenland Adventure Race (2007)

37 min | Short, Sport

Compiled of video filmed during the 5-day-race as well as footage from the contestants and crew this videodiary gives you a unique behind the scenes look at one of the toughest adventure races in world.

Director: Inuk Jørgensen

Aasivissuit (2020)

23 min | Documentary, Short

The film follows two park rangers at work and on expeditions through the sunlit grasslands of West Greenland. As they talk, they exchange new and old knowledge of the land, for example, how... See full summary »

Director: Jasper Coppes | Stars: Pauline Knudsen, Adam Lyberth, Francisca Davidsen Olsen

Melting Ice (2017)

11 min | Documentary, Short

Ten years after 'An Inconvenient Truth,' Al Gore takes viewers on an immersive, 3D journey to the front lines of climate change.

Director: Danfung Dennis

Sumé: The Sound of a Revolution (2014)

74 min | Documentary, Biography, Music

A successful rock band from Greenland? Yes, it's not a lie. In 1973, the Greenlandic Sumé released a debut album, which record time made it to all the households on the icy island. But ... See full summary »

Director: Inuk Silis Hoegh | Stars: Erno Aronsen, Per Berthelsen, Hjalmar Dahl, Per Danker

Votes: 87

Silent Snow (2011)

71 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

The Arctic plains are an eminent example of nature's untouched beauty, an endless nothing in which only few know how to survive. But dangerous pesticides are silently accumulating here, ... See full summary »

Director: Jan van den Berg | Star: Pipaluk Knudsen-Ostermann

Votes: 44

Speechless: The Polar Realm (2015)

44 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

Beautifully filmed over a decade in the Arctic, Antarctic and sub-polar regions by nature photographer Richard Sidey, The Polar Realm is a visual meditation of light, life, loss and wonder at the ends of the globe.

Director: Richard Sidey

Votes: 17

When the Darkness Comes (2014)

91 min | Horror

Minik and Hans have been friends since childhood. One day Hans suggests that they should spend the night in a haunted house to make things interesting. Hans wants to find out if ghosts are ... See full summary »

Director: Malik Kleist | Stars: Qillannguaq Berthelsen, Martin Brandt, Nivi Pedersen, Heidi Møller Isaksen

Votes: 24

Eskimo Diva (2015)

62 min | Documentary, Biography

Nuka, a young drag queen from Nuuk, and his best friend Lu, a cool DJ and electronic musician, go on tour with their drag show to the remote hunting settlements along the coast to prove ... See full summary »

Director: Lene Staehr | Stars: Nuka Bisgaard, Aqqalu Engell

Votes: 16

Nothing on Earth (2013)

58 min | Documentary

When award winning photographer Murray Fredericks relocates his work to the Greenland Icecap he finds himself alone in a landscape he's never been, in a place he doesn't understand, hoping this time he hasn't taken his quest too far.

Director: Michael Angus | Star: Murray Fredericks

Votes: 25

A Taste of Greenland (2009)


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Director: Chris Coubrough | Stars: Maik Carretero, Chris Coubrough, Ulrik Moltzfeldt

Ævintýri á Norðurslóðum (1992)

89 min | Fantasy

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Directors: Marius Olsen, Katrin Ottarsdóttir, Kristín Pálsdóttir | Stars: Edda Heidrún Backman, Bessi Bjarnason, Arnar Jónsson, Guðmar Pétursson

SILA (2015)

70 min | Documentary, Adventure, News

The impact of global warming on a once-thriving culture now struggling to survive on our world's northernmost frontier is examined. The Inuit find their traditional way of life quickly slipping away along with the melting of the Arctic ice.

Director: Corina Gamma

Votes: 10

The Passage (I)

90 min | Documentary | Post-production

A harrowing encounter on an Alaskan Highway leaves one man dead and turns State Trooper Jessie Osborne's life into a nightmare. With the past continuing to haunt him, Jessie embarks on an ... See full summary »

Directors: Joanna Kiernan, William Watson

Hedtoft (2019)

13 min | Documentary, Short

The personal story of the greatest tragedy in Greenlandic maritime history, told by the grandson of one of the 95 passengers who lost their lives on the cold stormy night of January 30th, 1959, when M/S Hans Hedtoft - on its maiden voyage - allegedly hit an iceberg.

Director: Inuk Jørgensen

Greenland, an Expedition Aboard Sailing Vessel Gambo (2010)

23 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

Glaciologist, Dr Alun Hubbard, has been sailing aboard his yacht Gambo in the high latitudes for over a decade. In 2010, Gambo and crew supported a number of scientific projects on the west... See full summary »

Directors: Grant Redvers, Pascale Otis | Stars: Jason Box, Alun Hubbard, Faezeh Nick

Winter's Yearning (2019)

77 min | Documentary

The fishing village Maniitsoq is promised the largest project in the history of Greenland when an American company decides to build a plant. Greenland might be economically independent. But then silence. How long to wait for "the future"?

Directors: Sidse Torstholm Larsen, Sturla Pilskog | Stars: Kirsten Kleist Petersen, Gideon Lyberth, Peter Søren Olsen

Votes: 18

Hinnarik Sinnattunilu (2009)

80 min | Comedy

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Director: Angayo Lennert-Sandgreen | Stars: Jørgen Boassen, Lars Malik Broberg, Mie Chemnitz, Taatsiaq Chemnitz

Votes: 7

Uuttoq - Kaali på sælfangst (1985)

16 min | Documentary, Short

One day in the lives of an average Greenlandic family, which happens to be of great importance for 8-year old Kali - he's about to catch his first prey with the harpoon. The whole family is... See full summary »

Director: Tørk Haxthausen | Stars: Tørk Haxthausen, Kaali Olsvig, Olsvig Jensine, Villads Olsvig

Bridgewalkers (2013)

73 min | Documentary, Adventure, Family

As our relationship to Earth travels down a dangerous path, it has become clear that we cannot sustain the stress of our modern ways. On a quest to restore balance, Tribal Leaders from ... See full summary »

Director: Kara Rhodes | Star: Irene Bedard

Home (XXV) (2018)

8 min | Documentary, Short

This short documentary centers on climate change in southern Greenland, told from a personal yet historical stand point.

Director: Inuk Jørgensen

Votes: 8

The Raven and the Seagull (2018)

70 min | Documentary

The relationship between Greenland and Denmark is full of fantasy and myths. And these are exactly what Danish artist Lasse Lau reflects upon - and in turn documents - in his first feature-length film.

Director: Lasse Lau | Stars: Aannguaq René J. Hansen, Angunnguaq Larsen, Vivi Nielsen, Nukâka

Votes: 44

Behind the Door (2015)

85 min | Documentary

A look behind the doors of college students in Sisimut in Greenland, all living a long way from home in the vast country. The movie is a result of scientific studies on how this affects young people.

Directors: Rune Bundgaard, Martin Svinkløv | Stars: Nivi Bak Hansen, Johanne Johansen, Apunnguaq Schmidt, Albrekt Wille

Punto De Fuga (2013)

83 min | Documentary, Adventure, Biography

Two Inuit communities are linked by an 1860's migration led by an intrepid shaman. Navarana, Inughuit elder and descendant of the shaman, senses the consequences of rapid social and environmental change, and wonders about the future.

Directors: Stephen A. Smith, Julia Szucs | Star: Navarana K'Avigak

Ice Alive (2018 Video)

20 min | Documentary, Short

For many, the arctic is a lifeless, sterile place, but Joseph Cook is investigating how a rich ecosystem of microbial life is thriving in one of Earth's harshest environments. Not only that... See full summary »

Director: Eddie Frost

Sea Blind, the Price of Shipping Our Stuff (2015 TV Movie)

61 min | Documentary

17 of the largest ships emit more sulfur than all the cars on the planet. How is this possible?

Directors: Sarah Robertson, Bernice Notenboom | Stars: Michael Byers, James Hansen, Mark Jacobson, Bernice Notenboom

Votes: 23

Arctic Spleen (2011 Video)

15 min | Documentary, Short, Drama

Arctic Spleen is a personal, intimate, social and psychological journey inside the Greenlandic youth world where nature, violence, boredom and a strong cultural legacy have been claiming ... See full summary »

Director: Piergiorgio Casotti

The Last Walk (2017)

15 min | Short, Adventure, Drama

Produced by the Arctic Film Circle, a network of Circumpolar Indigenous Filmmakers, The Last Walk is a collection of three works of short fiction stitched together to tell stories that ... See full summary »

Directors: Anna Hoover, Johannes Lynge, Jerri Thrasher | Stars: Tiffany Ayalik, Alaina Joe-Beaudin, Emily Joe-Beaudin, George Kregnektak

Tro, Håb og Grønland (2009)

30 min | Documentary, Short, History

Faith, Hope and Greenland is a visual and poetic journey into the very hearts of the people of Greenland. Told in a natural, honest and non-accusative manner, its four main protagonists ... See full summary »

Director: Ivalo Frank

The Meeting (V) (2010)

35 min | Documentary, Short, Biography

Women are the backbone of every society, still in many societies they are forgotten, hidden or invisible within the history of their countries. This is a story about friendship, family and ... See full summary »

Director: Ruth Montgomery

Narsaq - ung by i Grønland (1979)


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Director: Claus Hermansen

Arfernat: Number Six (2014)

75 min | Documentary

Arfernat is a documentary about a young musher, Ove Johansen, from the small village Ilimanaq. He has inherited a sled dog team from his father.

Directors: Rune Bundgaard, Martin Svinkløv | Stars: Frits Johansen, Ove Johansen

Snow (VI) (2017)

8 min | Short

Snow is everywhere in January in Nuuk, Greenland. Three residents here have each their troubles with shovelling snow: Uilu might be the only one who shovels outside their terraced house. ... See full summary »

Director: Nivi Pedersen

Nâlagkersuissut okarput tássagôk (1973)

92 min | Documentary

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Directors: Per Kirkeby, Arkaluk Lynge | Star: Arkaluk Lynge

This is not the end of the world (2015)

15 min | Documentary, Short, Adventure

In the summer of 2014 writer and artist Eva Tind goes to Svalbard, Norway and Station Nord in Greenland. Her intention is to get as close to the North Pole as she can. The Kingdom of ... See full summary »

Director: Eva Tind

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