G | | Adventure, Drama
Torn by personal guilt, Italian General Umberto Nobile reminisces about his 1928 failed Arctic expedition aboard the airship Italia.
Richard Burton turned down the role of General Nobile.
Finn Malmgren, Meteorologist:
A red tent. A mark for the aircraft that will never come.
The U.S. print, released by Paramount, lists the director as "Mickail K. Kalatozov."
The version released in the Soviet Union was significantly longer and featured an alternate score by composer Aleksandr Zatsepin instead of the score by Ennio Morricone used in the shorter European/American version.
Russian, Italian, English