An Alaskan thriller that benefits from its locations and cinematography, efficiently exploring the white vastness of the snow and the atmosphere of isolation. However, the amateurish actors put in weak, irregular performances, while the unoriginal script does not offer any surpri...
Shot entirely on location in Barrow, Alaska, On The Ice is the engrossing and suspenseful feature film debut by filmmaker Andrew Okpeaha MacLean about two teenage boys who have grown up like brothers ... read more
DVD Release Date: August 7, 2012
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January 11, 2012
March 30, 2014
In "On the Ice," Aivaaq(Frank Qutuq Irelan) and Qalli(Josiah Patkotak) are the best of friends while living on the Arctic Circle. At the same time, their lives are heading in vastly different directions. Aivaaq is about to become a father for the first time while Qalli is on a ...
February 29, 2012
i like films that look at closely a world in which im not familiar with, and here is a fine example, looking at the alaskan inuit culture, it was made by all locals, so it was good to know that what we saw was probably a pretty accurate depiction of their life, as far as being a ...
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