PG-13 | | Drama, Thriller
The story of a tourist family in Thailand caught in the destruction and chaotic aftermath of the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.
It took a year to put together the 10-minute sequence; a recreation of the moment the wave came crashing down on the luxury hotel in Khao Lak.
On December 26th, 2004,the deadliest tsunami on record hit the South East Coast of Asia. The lives of countless families all over the world changed forever. This is the true story of one of those families.
When Henry is first shown after the tsunami hits, his hair is dry and mostly neat. He immediately starts calling for Lucas and Maria, and his hair all of a sudden is very wet.
The title and the rest of the credits do not appear until the end of the film. The only credits that appear at the beginning are the production companies' logos and an explanation of how the Tsunami came about.
English, Thai, Swedish
$143,818 (USA) (21 December 2012)
$18,996,755 (USA) (12 April 2013)