(Note the new location this year. Please use the lower-level door on the left for an accessible entrance.)
Kon-Tiki is the story of legendary Norwegian explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his epic crossing of the Pacific on a balsa wood raft to prove that it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times. View the trailer. Based on the 1951 award-winning documentary,
The film will be followed by Q&As moderated by Christophe Crombez, Senior Research Scholar at The Europe Center.
This screening is part of the 2019 Stanford Global Studies Summer Film Festival, "Earth: Habitat for All." For more information, please visit the Summer Film Festival webpage.