"Sami Blood" Screening

American Cinematheque

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2017-05-31 19:30:00
7:30 p.m. May 31
$8-12
2016, Nordisk Film AB, 110 min. Dir. Amanda Kernell. Fourteen -year-old Elle Marja (talented newcomer Lene Cecilia Sparrok) is a reindeer-herding Sámi girl growing up in the 1930s. Exposed to the era’s racial biology examinations at her boarding school, she starts dreaming of another life - but to achieve it, she will have to break all ties with her family and culture. In Swedish and Sámi with English subtitles. Discussion following with director Amanda Kernell.

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