Greenlandic (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
Gravity (2013)
96 metascore

Gravity (2013)

PG-13 | 91 min | Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Two astronauts work together to survive after an accident leaves them stranded in space.

Director: Alfonso Cuarón | Stars: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed Harris, Orto Ignatiussen

Votes: 772,097 | Gross: $274.09M

Thin Ice (2020– )

44 min | Drama, Thriller

A research vessel disappears in the waters off Greenland. Pure coincidence or dirty conspiracy?

Stars: David Gudbrandsson, Lena Endre, Bianca Kronlöf, Angunnguaq Larsen

Votes: 822

Aningaaq (2013)

PG | 7 min | Short, Drama

Short film connected to the movie Gravity (2013). it shows the conversation of Dr. Ryan stone with someone on earth, but this time from the other side of the line, an Inuit fisherman in a frozen desert.

Director: Jonás Cuarón | Stars: Sandra Bullock, Orto Ignatiussen, Lajla Lange, Maligiaq Fredeik

Votes: 3,155

Journey to Greenland (2016)

98 min | Comedy, Drama

Thomas and Thomas are going through a rough patch: they are both thirty-something actors living in Paris. They randomly decide to leave the city and fly away to Kullorsuaq, one of the most ... See full summary »

Director: Sébastien Betbeder | Stars: Thomas Blanchard, Thomas Scimeca, François Chattot, Ole Eliassen

Votes: 1,122

Idealisten (2015)

114 min | Thriller

A whistleblower attempts to reveal the secret behind a nuclear disaster that occurred during the height of the Cold War.

Director: Christina Rosendahl | Stars: Peter Plaugborg, Søren Malling, Arly Jover, Thomas Bo Larsen

Votes: 1,392

A Polar Year (2018)

94 min | Adventure, Drama

A teacher in Denmark takes a job in rural Greenland where he struggles to fit in with the locals.

Director: Samuel Collardey | Stars: Anders Hvidegaard, Asser Boassen, Thomasine Jonathansen, Gert Jonathansen

Votes: 266

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: 114

Qivitoq (1956)

119 min | Drama, Family, Romance

In this visual masterpiece and first Oscar nominated Danish film, young teacher Eva arriving in Greenland, surprising her fiancée in the arms of a woman. Seeking refuge, she meets a man also carrying a broken heart in the scenic landscape.

Director: Erik Balling | Stars: Poul Reichhardt, Astrid Villaume, Gunnar Lauring, Randi Michelsen

Votes: 213

The Experiment (2010)

90 min | Drama, History

Greenland, 1952: An orphanage is opened in Nuuk/Godthåb to turn 16 Inuit kids into Danish kids after 18 months in Denmark, and use it as example for modernizing Greenland after poverty and TB spread during WWII.

Director: Louise Friedberg | Stars: Tanja Kielsen, Laura With Bødker, Julia Naamansen, Benjamin With Bødker

Votes: 209

The Last Ice (2020)

83 min | Documentary

The Inuk people of the north are divided between modern and traditional lifestyles and Canadian and Danish political systems. Those divides are becoming more pronounced due to the effects of a warming northern climate.

Director: Scott Ressler

Votes: 16

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: 19

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: 301

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: 26

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: 52

Ikíngut (2000)

90 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

In the middle ages a small Greenlandic boy comes drifting with an Iceberg to a remote and superstitious settlement in Iceland and is believed to be an evil spirit by his looks. He saves a ... See full summary »

Director: Gísli Snær Erlingsson | Stars: Hjalti Rúnar Jónsson, Hans Tittus Nakinge, Pálmi Gestsson, Elva Ósk Ólafsdóttir

Votes: 219

Alanngut Killinganni (2021)

Horror, Thriller

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Director: Malik Kleist | Star: Angunnguaq Larsen

Nissebanden i Grønland (1989)

25 min | Family

A christmas calendar production about a team of Christmas elves who are sent to assist Santa Claus in a time of crisis.

Stars: Finn Nielsen, Ann Hjort, Kirsten Peüliche, Flemming Jensen

Votes: 467

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: 301

Island of the Pixies (2003)

28 min | Family

Nissebanden is on a mission to rescue a handful of 'nisser' on the West-Indian Islands left behind by the the Danes in 1917.

Stars: Trine Gadeberg, Flemming Jensen, Søren Pilmark, Pia Rosenbaum

Votes: 174

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: 204

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: 167

Pilluarneq Ersigiunnaarpara (2019)

71 min | Documentary

Two peoples struggles today in having been sexually abused in childhood - and how they are handling the long term effects of their past.

Director: Nivi Pedersen | Stars: Inuk Bourup Bang, Kornelia Benjaminsen, Aleksander Brandt-Jensen, Paarnaq Rosing Jakobsen

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

The Wedding of Palo (1934)

Not Rated | 79 min | Drama, Romance

The story tells of two Greenlandic men who are competing for the love of one woman.

Director: Friedrich Dalsheim | Stars: Thorvald Stauning, Herluf Zahle

Votes: 61

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

Where Mountains Float (1955)

49 min | Documentary, Family

Drama documentary about the 10-year-old boy Mikisoq (Hannibal Mathiesen), who lives with his family in a remote settlement on the west coast of Greenland.

Director: Bjarne Henning-Jensen | Stars: Lars Henning-Jensen, Hannibal Mathiasen, Frederikke Fly, Hans Henningsen

Votes: 10

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: 6

Elsewhere (2001)

240 min | Documentary

During the year 2000 Geyrhalter and his teams travelled to a different destination each month, looking for places untouched by the millennium hysteria. Locations include Niger, Finland, ... See full summary »

Director: Nikolaus Geyrhalter

Votes: 127

Mumitsiniarpugut (1976)

55 min | Documentary

A film about the new life in Greenland, after the WWII.

Directors: Jan Knutzen, Malte Wadman | Stars: Bernt Balchen, Sakarias Bøye, Lars Chemnitz, Hans Hedtoft

Updated (2020)

17 min | Short, Sci-Fi

As Miilu and Arnannguaq discuss and argue if Miilu's demented mother, Anna, should attend their wedding, an update to Anna's helping surveillance equipment becomes available that they now ... See full summary »

Director: Nivi Pedersen | Stars: Connie Arenas, Ujarneq Fleischer, Vivi Nielsen

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: 17

The Last Ice Hunters (2017)

72 min | Documentary

The movie The Last Ice Hunters tells a story of the present generation of hunters in the Inuit community of Eastern Greenland, the final chapter in their 4000-year-old history.

Directors: Jure Breceljnik, Rozle Bregar | Stars: Bendt Bendtsen, Harald Bianco, Iddimianngiiu Jensen Bianco, Charlotte Boassen

Votes: 39

Menneskenes land - min film om Grønland (2006)

81 min | Documentary

Interviews about the future for Greenland seen from different views among these are politicians, artist and people who have been moved to Denmark by the government.

Director: Anne Wivel | Stars: Svend Auken, Else Berthelsen, Chilly Friday, Hans Engell

Villmarksbarna - En eventyrlig reise (2019)

82 min | Documentary, Family

The Krempig family journeys into the wilderness of northwestern Greenland. There, the landscape and Inuit culture offer them new challenges, excitement and many new experiences.

Director: Dag Rune Johansen | Stars: Guro Krempig, Ida Krempig, Lars H. Krempig, Narve Krempig

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

Inupiluk (2014)

34 min | Short, Comedy

Thomas and Thomas have been friends since the mists of the time. Tonight, like many others nights of the week, Thomas meets up with Thomas at their ritual bar. But tonight, Thomas is lost ... See full summary »

Director: Sébastien Betbeder | Stars: Thomas Blanchard, Thomas Scimeca, Ole Eliassen, Adam Eskilden

Votes: 28

Ukiutoqqami Pilluaritsi (2019)


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

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

Qaanaaq (2012)

4 min | Documentary, Short, History

At the height of the Cold War, Greenland became strategically significant to the United States in its proximity to the USSR. Plans were made to establish a new American military base to ... See full summary »

Director: Nicole Paglia

Votes: 7

Nâlagkersuissut okarput tássagôk (1973)

92 min | Documentary

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

Aqqalu (2011)

101 min | Drama

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Director: Kristian Nygaard | Stars: Hans Boassen, Rena Christensen, Dines Hammeken

Behind the Door (2015)

85 min | Documentary

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

Inuit (1939)


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Kayaking on the Top of the World (2000 TV Movie)

58 min | Documentary

In 1999 two Danish adventurers, John Andersen and Frederik Jacobi, set out to travel north around Greenland, on foot, on skies, and in kayak. As they move forward they visit areas where ... See full summary »

Director: Andreas Hvidt | Stars: John Andersen, Frederik Jacobi

Votes: 47

Sisimiut (1966)


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Director: Jørgen Roos | Star: Viggo Clausen

Groenland, een menselijke uitdaging (1985)

80 min | Documentary

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Director: Reginald Hoyaux | Stars: Lars Chemnitz, Reginald Hoyaux, Hans Lassen

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: 24

Julie vender hjem (2003 TV Short)

19 min | Documentary, Short, Music

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Director: Tina Kloch | Star: Julie Berthelsen

Ensom i livet (1998 TV Movie)


Documentary about the removal of Greenlandic children by the Danish government in the 1950's.

Director: Klaus Birch

Faith, Hope and Greenland (2009)

31 min | Short

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, four of Greenland's leading ... See full summary »

Director: Ivalo Frank

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