The edge of the reindeers tongue holds all the lies and shall not be eaten, the one who eats it, will become a liar.
Section: Sami Shorts
This year, RIFF has a special program for films about Sámi people and their lives. The Sámi people are an indigenous Finno-Ugric people inhabiting Sápmi, which today encompasses large northern parts of Norway, Sweden, Finland and the Kola Peninsula in Russia.
Ribadit (Pulling in the belt) was a tradition in the Sámi village Guovdageaidnu. In this film we meet two elders who have experienced this. Director Elle Sofe Sara is orchestrating …