Starring Willem Dafoe and Julianne Nicholson, Togo is the untold true story set within the winter of 1925 that treks throughout the treacherous terrain of the Alaskan tundra for an exhilarating and uplifting journey that may take a look at the power, braveness and willpower of 1 man, Leonhard Seppala, and his lead sled canine, Togo. The poignant and emotional journey debuts on Disney+ on Dec. 20, 2019.
When a lethal epidemic strikes the city of Nome, Alaska, and the one remedy is greater than 600 miles away, the city appears to champion dogsled coach Leonhard Seppala (Willem Dafoe) to assist transport an antitoxin serum. Seppala turns to Togo, an unassuming, undersized and growing old Siberian husky, to be his lead. His spouse (Julianne Nicholson) has championed Togo since his days as a mischievous pet who may dig himself out of any situation-literally and figuratively-and Seppala, having noticed Togo’s loyalty and tenacious spirit, is aware of Togo provides his solely probability of surviving this mission.
Undaunted by the huge storm heading their manner or his spouse’s urging him to not go, Seppala and Togo set out on the deadliest leg of what turns into a bigger relay involving a number of mushers and gale-force winds and a wind chill issue dipping to 70 levels beneath zero with little to no visibility. It’s a harrowing journey on which Togo saves Seppala from sure demise, inflicting the veteran musher to know the depth and depth of his emotions for his lead canine, at the same time as he dangers operating him to his demise. They full the duty in time with Togo taking place in historical past as one of many best sled canine ever, however it’s this unbreakable bond between man and canine which is the final word prize-and which actually saves Seppala.
An untold true story starring four-time Oscar nominee Willem Dafoe as Leonhard Seppala, Togo is directed by Ericson Core and written by Tom Flynn and produced by Kim Zubick, with Douglas S. Jones serving as government producer. The movie additionally stars Christopher Heyerdahl, Richard Dormer, Michael Greyeyes, Michael McElhatton and Michael Gaston
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