Nobody Dies in Longyearbyen


We traveled to Longyearbyen, the northernmost city in the world, on account of the rumor that it was illegal for anyone to die there. And while that’s not necessarily true, we did walk into the first act of a sci-fi movie about something deadly buried in the permafrost. See how climate change could inspire an Arctic version of The Walking Deadin addition, of course, to sea-level rise, wildfires, drought and once-in-a-lifetime tropical storms—in our short film, Nobody Dies in Longyearbyon, above.