Norway the End & the Atlantic


To update my whereabouts, I’ve been in London for four months. It’s still a shock after the exceptional beauty and space of Finnmark, but life goes on. Though I didn’t post much during 2014, I was writing, or at least trying to tap out a first draft manuscript of this story, while figuring out how to […]

Through Central Russia. Part 1/3


I passed Mongolian immigration and climbed the mud hill, entering Siberia for the second time. I feared it was too early to arrive at Russian immigration because my grounds for being in the country were not exactly legitimate, so I dismounted Donkey and lit my stove for a brew, to feed some warmth through my […]

Winner jury award for best film Reto DocsDF 2013


I arrived back in Norway from Mexico last week. DocsDF, Festival Internacional de Cine Documental de la Ciudad de México was an intense experience, and I got to know some good people presenting films, pitching projects, and generally making hard sacrifices to follow their passion for documentary filmmaking. Five teams participated in the documentary challenge, Reto DocsDF […]

From Norway to Mexico


May 28 I arrived at Nordkapp, Norway (loosely claimed to be the northern point of Europe). After Nordkapp, I caught the boat from Honningsvåg to Hammerfest to take an alternative route back to Alta, but I didn’t get far. A few hours in Hammerfest led to a chain of encounters and ultimately an opportunity to stay. […]