River of Life (Trailer)

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  • Werner Walcher,
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  • 2 min 4 s

This documentary focuses on the Yukon River Quest, the world's longest annual canoe and kayak race. Athletes come from around the world to test their endurance, racing day and night, along 740 km of rugged river shoreline. The film chronicles the experiences of the all-female 2006 Paddlers Abreast team from the moment they climb into their boat in Whitehorse until the cheers greet them in Dawson City. An exhilarating story about a group of women who have faced death and understand how precious life is.

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  • Benjy

    “A very touching and moving video. ” — Benjy, 4 Aug 2010

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Film Credits

Werner Walcher
Werner Walcher
Selwyn Jacob
Ileana Pietrobruno
Werner Walcher
John Walker
Allan Code
Shari Ulrich
sound design
Gael MacLean
executive producer
Rina Fraticelli

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