Director: Katja Gauriloff (Skolt Sámi) | Producer: Anna Näkkäläjärvi-Länsman (Sámi)
Sámpi - Finland | 2018 | 6 min | Sámi | Music Video | International Premiere
Friday, October 19, 2018 | 10:15 AM
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 4
Part of Electro
The Sámi are divided by the borders of others peoples’ countries. This is a song about the diversity of the Sámi, but the unity through their shared identity. Together they are stronger than the people that have tried to erase them.
Katja Gauriloff is a film director and a co-owner of the Oktober Production Company. Her films A Shout into the Wind, Canned Dreams and Kaisa’s Enchanted Forest have been awarded the State Quality Support for cinema productions in Finland. Her films has been screened and awarded at various festivals around the world.