The North Water

The North Water (2021)

Those who journey here will find only themselves.

  • Genre: Drama, Mystery
  • Creator: Andrew Haigh
  • First Air Date: 2021-07-14
  • Last Air Date: 2021-08-11
  • Total Seasons: 1
  • Total Episodes: 5
  • Status: Ended
  • Episode Runtime: 50 min.
  • Production Company: See-Saw Films
  • Production Country: Canada, Luxembourg, United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Networks: AMC+
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Henry Drax is a harpooner and brutish killer whose amorality has been shaped to fit the harshness of his world, who will set sail on a whaling expedition to the Arctic with Patrick Sumner, a disgraced ex-army surgeon who signs up as the ship’s doctor. Hoping to escape the horrors of his past, Sumner finds himself on an ill-fated journey with a murderous psychopath. In search of redemption, his story becomes a harsh struggle for survival in the Arctic wasteland.

  • Keywords: based on novel or book, opium, drug addiction, psychopath, murder, marooned, whaling, north pole, irishman, ex soldier, 19th century, ship's doctor, eskimo, arctic, ex army surgeon, harpooner, 1850s, war flashback, laudanum
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    The North Water Seasons

    Season 1

    First Air Date: 2021-07-14
    5 Episodes

    The North Water Episodes

    Title Air Date Duration
    Season 1Episode 1Behold The Man60 min
    Season 1Episode 2We Men Are Wretched Things60 min
    Season 1Episode 3Homo Homini Lupus59 min
    Season 1Episode 4The Devils of the Earth60 min
    Season 1Episode 5To Live Is to Suffer57 min
    • Colin Farrell

      as Henry Drax
    • Jack O'Connell

      as Patrick Sumner
    Production Jamie Laurenson Executive Producer
    Production Emile Sherman Executive Producer
    Production Lucy Richer Executive Producer
    Production Iain Canning Executive Producer
    Production Hakan Kousetta Executive Producer
    Production Kate Ogborn Producer
    Production Fraser Ash Co-Executive Producer
    Production Alice Dawson Co-Producer
    Production Nicky Earnshaw Co-Producer
    Production Niv Fichman Executive Producer
    Production Andrew Haigh Executive Producer
    Production Ildikó Kemény Co-Producer
    Production Kevin Krikst Co-Executive Producer
    Production David Minkowski Co-Producer
    Production Mónika Nagy Line Producer
    Production Kahleen Crawford Casting
    Art Emmanuel Frechette Production Design
    Crew Péter Annus Set Production Assistant
    Production Edward Rastelli-Lewis Production Manager
    Crew Georges Jardon Post Production Supervisor
    Production Carmen Cuba Casting Consultant
    Sound Tim Hecker Original Music Composer