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 achieve this other life, she has to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.
Did You Know?
Most of the slurs the boys shout at Elle Marja in her home village are actual things boys yelled at writer/director Amanda Kernell
in her youth. See more
Edited from Stoerre Vaerie
Performed by Charlotta Kappfjell
, Hildegunn Øiseth
, Frode Fjellheim See more