Life is Svalbard

Living on top of the world.


‘Life is Svalbard’ is a documentary about the world’s northernmost community.

How is it to live in a place popularly called the last stop before the North Pole. The series shows the lives of 12 of its citizens through winter and polar night. Revealing their adventures in an extreme environment, but also revealing a well-functioning society.

Life is Svalbard
Genre Documentary
Produced for NRK
Year 2003