Solas Datter (Daughter of the Sun)
Sara Margrethe Oskal (Sámi)
Sápmi - Norway | 2018 | 11 min | Norwegian/Sámi with English Subtitles | Short Drama | North American Premiere
Thu Oct 18 7:15 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox Cinema 3
Part of Cause + Affect
When Anne, a mid-aged Sámi woman, attends a writing workshop she faces racism from her Norwegian classmates. Her treatment triggers a dark memory from her childhood that brings her life full circle.
Sara Margrethe Oskal was a professional reindeer herder until she had to make a choice between the arts and herding. An experienced scriptwriter and poet, she made her debut as a director in 2015. She is currently developing her feature film script The Flame Keeper.