SATURDAY 25.1.2020 – 17:30 SÁMI IN THE NIGHT NORTHERN LIGHTS THEATRE

 

Sea Sámi, See

Sápmi/Norway, 2020, 8 min. 

Directors: Ken Are Bongo, Johan Sara Jr.

Languages: – 

A strong Sámi woman, who gives birth and sustains life in harsh conditions, stands on the shore, looking out to the sea. The film is based on Johan Sara Jr.’s composition trilogy, and it pulsates the rhythm of Sea Sámi life and environment.

World premiere.

 

Eadni, juoiggastivččet go?

Sápmi/Norway, 2019, 12 min. 

Director: Máret-Inger Aslaksdatter Anti

Languages: Sámi

A family tragedy has silenced the mother: she no longer yoiks. It is time to refind the melody.

 

Skalluvaaran erotus 

Sápmi/Finland, 2019, 3 min.

Director/Screenwriter: Ville-Riiko Fofonoff

Languages: –

A reindeer roundup at Skalluvaara, Utsjoki, from a new perspective.

World premiere.

 

Ribadit 

Sápmi/Norway, 2019, 9 min. 

Director/Producer: Elle Sofe Sara

Languages: North Sámi; subtitles: English 

Through the eyes of two elders, an ancient courting tradition known as ribadit (pulling by the belt) is reorchestrated with Sámi youth.

Finnish premiere.