Ra (1972 film)

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File:Ra FilmPoster.jpeg
Film poster
Directed by Lennart Ehrenborg
Thor Heyerdahl
Produced by Lennart Ehrenborg
Cinematography Carlo Mauri
Kei Ohara
Release dates
  • 23 March 1972 (1972-03-23)
Running time
106 minutes
Country Sweden
Language English

Ra (also known as The Ra Expeditions) is a 1972 documentary film directed by Lennart Ehrenborg and Thor Heyerdahl about the expeditions organised by Thor Heyerdahl in 1969 and 1970 in attempt to cross the Atlantic on papyrus boats. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.[1]



  1. "NY Times: Ra". NY Times. Retrieved 2008-11-08.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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