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FILM SERIES: Kalmar Nyckel, the Forgotten Journey

  • Embassy of Sweden 2900 K Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20007 United States (map)

Kalmar Nyckel, The Forgotten Journey
Rated G
Directors: Nancy Glass, Samuel Heed

Kalmar Nyckel, The Forgotten Journey is a film about Sweden’s first voyage to the New World. It’s an Atlantic World story about an ordinary Swedish ship and the extraordinary expedition that launched the colony of New Sweden in 1638.

The screening will be followed by a Q & A with Sam Heed, the film’s executive producer and historian for the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation.

Photo: Andrew Hanna, KNF