Sami Blood

Sweden, Denmark, Norway

  • DETAILS

2016 | 18 | 113 mins | Drama

  • SYNOPSIS

Elle Marja, 14, is a reindeer-breeding 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 realise her ambition, she has to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.

  • LANGUAGE

Swedish

  • AWARDS

BZN International Film Festival 2018

  • Audience Award Narrative Feature

 

Fargo Film Festival 2018

  • Best Narrative Feature

 

Guldbagge Awards 2018

  • Audience Award (Guldbaggens publikpris)
  • Best Actress (Bästa kvinnliga huvudroll)
  • Best Screenplay (Bästa manuskript)
  • Best Editing (Bästa Klippning)

 

Göteborg Film Festival 2017

  • Dragon Award Best Nordic Film

 

Newport Beach Film Festival 2017

  • Audience Award Foreign Feature

 

Riviera International Film Festival 2017

  • Jury Prize Best Director

 

Santa Barbara International Film Festival 2017

  • Valhalla Award

 

Seattle International Film Festival 2017

  • Golden Space Needle Award Best Actress
  • Grand Jury Prize Best Feature Film

 

Thessaloniki Film Festival 2016

  • Human Values Award

 

Titanic International Film Festival 2017

  • Breaking Waves Award

 

Tokyo International Film Festival 2016

  • Best Actress Award
  • Special Jury Prize

 

Venice Film Festival 2016

  • Fedeora Award Best Director of a Debut Film (Venice Days)
  • Label Europa Cinemas

 

Vilnius International Film Festival 2017

  • Baltic Gaze Best Actress

 

Zlin Film Festival 2017

  • Europe Award Best European First Film – Special Recognition
  • CAST/CREW

DIRECTOR

Amanda Kernell

CAST

Maj-Doris Rimpi
Olle Sarri
Ánne Biret Somby

  • TICKET INFO

RM9 (normal seats) – available from 10th Oct onwards