Sami Blood

Sameblod (SWEDEN, DENMARK, NORWAY)

Synopsis:

Recommended to children aged 15+

Elle Marja, 14, is a reindeer-breading Sámi girl. Exposed to the racism of the 1930's and race biology examinations at her boarding school she starts dreaming of another life. To achieve this other life she has to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.

Festivals: Venice 2016 (Giornate degli Autori), Toronto 2016, Sundance 2017, Rotterdam 2017, Goteborg 2017

Awards: Fedeora Award (Best Director of a Debut Film), Label Europa Cinemas - Venice 2016 

World Sales: Swedish Film Institute

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Directed by:
Amanda Kernell
Cast:
Lene Cecilia Sparrok, Mia Erika Sparrok, Maj Doris Rimpi
Duration:
1h 50 min
Year:
2016
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