Thor Heyerdahl – The Great Norwegian Explorer


Thor Heyerdahl Cinema – DKO I (Tolstého 2) 
Opening hours during the festival: 9.30am–11pm

A large poster exhibition about the world famous explorer, scientist and communicator Thor Heyerdahls life and expeditions. Thor Heyerdahl (1914–2002) gained worldwide fame when he crossed the Pacifi c Ocean on the balsawood raft Kon-Tiki in 1947. He followed this up with spectacular expeditions on the reed boats Ra and Tigris. His reputation as a scientist was consolidated through his archaeological excavations on the fabled, mysterious Easter Island.

Photo Gallery

Festival edition: 2015
Event type: Exhibition


The leitmotif of this year’s edition of the Ji.hlava IDFF will be memory