Birds in the Earth is a short film based on dance. The main characters are two young Sámi ballet students: Birit and Katja Haarla. The movie tells a melancholic story through their dance performances. At the same time it examines the deeper questions of the ownership of Sámi land. (AV-arkki)

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Original title
Eatnanvuloš Lottit – Maan sisällä linnut
Filmmaker
Marja Helander
Country
Finland
Year
2018
Medium
DCP
Length
11’
Language
no dialogue
Producer
Marja Helander
Sales
AV-arkki - The Distribution Centre For Finnish Media Art
Writer
Marja Helander
Cinematography
Mauri Lähdesmäki
Editor
Mauri Lähdesmäki
Sound Design
Pekka Aikio, Pekka Kumpulainen , Konsta Muffler Mikkonen
Music
Wimme Saari, Tapani Rinne
Cast
Birit Haarla, Katja Haarla