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Biegga savkala duoddariid duohken lea soames (2006)

English title: The wind whispers there is someone behind the tundra (2006)

9 min

The poem Biegga savkala duoddarid duohken lea soames by award winning Sami poet Synnove Persen reveals a belief in the powers of nature and a connection to their Sami ancestors. The choreography in this dance-on-film symbolizes their evolution as they dance through time and space enjoying the wonders of the sky, passing objects and people that connect them to their Sami ancestors.

Choreographer: Elle Sofe Henriksen / Johtti kompani

 

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