Eatnanvuloš lottit (Birds in the Earth)
Marja Helander (Sámi)
Sápmi - Finland/Norway | 2018 | 11 min | Without Dialogue | Experimental | Canadian Premiere
Fri Oct 19 1:00 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 4
Part of Colliders
Two sister ballerinas dance through the villages and forests of the Sámi land in this whimsical and disarming commentary on Indigenous sovereignty and land ownership. Winner of Best Short Prize at Tampere Film Festival, 2018.
Marja Helander is a photographer and video artist. Her recent work has focused on northern landscape and postcolonial topics in Sápmi, focusing particularly on the global mining industry.