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SGS Summer Film Festival: Kon-Tiki (Norway, 2012)

Film Screening


Christophe Crombez, The Europe Center

Date and Time

July 17, 2019 6:30 PM


Sapp Center Auditorium (New location for this film festival series)
Room 111
376 Lomita Drive, Stanford, CA 94305

Kon-Tiki video coverKon-Tiki is the story about 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.

2019 SGS Summer Film Festival Poster


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