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Nothern Lights

English title: Nothern Lights
Original title: Nordlys
Sweden, Norway, 2021, 6 min.

Director: Oskar Östergren Njajta
Production company:
Therese Högberg & Merete Korsberg
Bautafilm AB
Rådhusesplanaden 16C
90328 Umeå
Phone: +4670-744 44 72

Age recommendation: 6 years and up
Film genre: Animation

In a cold winter night the young siblings Bräjhta and Aanta watch over the reindeer herd. When Bräjhta makes the fire too big, it upsets the Northern lights that sweep the children away into an in-between void!

Director Oskar Östergren Njajta is a Sami filmmaker from Sweden that works interdisciplinary at the company Bautafilm, from directing documentaries to producing drama. Oskar was the co-producer of the highly acclaimed film Sami blood by Amanda Kernell (2016). Goeksegh is a pilot episode to the animation series Between Saajve and the sky and is his first animation and also the first project for kids.

Kristiansand 2022
Fredrikstad Animation Festival 2021