SKADJA, 17min., Norway, Experimental
Directed by Eili Bråstad Johannessen
A powerful meeting between two women brings their inner forces and desires to the surface. Can they overcome their traumas? Skádja is an exploration of nature, spirituality, passion and movement. An indigenous lesbian story from Sápmi about reclaiming one's inner witch.
Skádja is a queer feminist story from Sápmi, told through dance, movements and sound. The experimental film form has references to the 17’s century witch hunts, and focuses on women and minorities’ historical, as well as contemporary position in society.