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Sami Blood

Saturday, 12 May @ 7:15 pm

$8 – $13

6-7pm Doors open for Dinner catered by Claudes / Bar / Tea / Coffee & Slices Available

7:15pm Program Starts

Sweden – Drama – 110 minutes

Set in Sweden in the 1930s, Sámi Blood deals with the systematic removal of indigenous Sámi children from their parents. Elle Marja, a reindeer-herder Sámi girl, is forcibly removed from her family and sent to a state boarding school that teaches the Swedish culture whilst stressing that her Sámi culture is wrong. While there, she excels with her fierce intelligence, and meets a student from Uppsala. She faces a difficult decision: remain with her people, or reject her culture, become Swedish, and start a new life. This coming-of-age tale shows the impact of prejudice when one culture seeks to deny another, told with an emotional power that resonates universally.

Admission:

Non-Members: Adult $13 / $8 Students with ID / Children under 16 $5

The general public can purchase at the door only (Door Opens at 6pm).

Members: $8

Ticket Purchase options for Members:
1. Purchase online before 2pm on day of screening,
2. Purchase at Maleny Information Centre before 2pm on day of screening Shop 2, 23 Maple St,
3. Purchase at the door.

Members’ Guest Tickets: A Member can purchase (and is limited to) two additional Guest tickets at $13 per guest either online or at the Information Centre.

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Details

Date:
Saturday, 12 May
Time:
7:15 pm
Cost:
$8 – $13
Event Category:

Venue

Maleny Community Centre
23 Maple Street
Maleny, 4552 Australia
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Organizer

MFS
Phone:
0418 708 244
Email:
malenyfilmsociety@gmail.com