U.S. Premiere 

WELCOME TO SAPMI
DIRECTOR:  CAROLINE PAPADIMOS 
DOC SHORT • 12:53 MINUTES • USA

Welcome To Sápmi is a short documentary about the indigenous people of Scandinavia, the Sami people, and how they have lived through racism and discrimination by Norway. Through the process of Norwegianization, the Sami people have suffered for over 120 years. We discover how a Sami elder, a shaman, and two kindergarten teachers bring their lost culture and identity back to life.

Cast Nils Mikkelsen Gaup | Fred-René Buljo | Màre Helander | Astrid Ingebjørg Swart | Children of Cizáš Samisk Barnehage i Oslo
Director Caroline Papadimos
Producers Ingrid Thorkildsen | Thorbjørn Thorkildsen | Hanne Papadimos | Kostas Papadimos
Composer Georg Buljo
Cinematographer Caroline Papadimos
Editor Caroline Papadimos

 

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