About the film
viking 10th century
The White Viking
Release Date: November 01, 1991
|Production Companies||:||Filmeffekt AS|
|Producers||:||Dag Alveberg, Liv Sandvik, Jeanette Sundby|
Norway in the 10th century. Askur, son of the powerful Thorgeir marries Embla, daughter of one of the few remaining landowners in Norway, in a pagan ceremony. King Olav, a ruthless christian, wants to eredicate all traces of non-christian beliefs and captures the two of them during the ceremony. In order to free Embla, Askur must go to Iceland and convert the people there to catholicism.