Wake Up Elena Wake Up

0 4 minutes 2017

A haunting tale that follows a young girl and her reindeer as they try to escape the menacing darkness of the colonial oppression in Sápmi. Guided by a spirit, she is reminded to listen to her inner voice and trust her instincts. Language: North Sámi. subtitles in English.

Wake Up Elena has received the Jane Glassco award for emerging talent  at imagineNATIVE Media + Arts Festival in Toronto in 2017 and Best Sámi short film award at Skábmagovat Indigenous Peoples' Festival in Finland in 2018.

Type: Sami
Category: Short
Genre: Animation
Director: Anders Sunna, Inga-Wiktoria Påve
Voices: Åsa Simma
Country: Sweden
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