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Festivals & Series

Are the Kids Alright?


110 mins

in Swedish & Saami with EN subs

NOR/DNK/SWE | 2016 | dir. Amanda Kernell, with Lene Cecilia parrok, Mia Erika Sparrok, Maj-Doris Rimpi

Amanda Kernell’s coming-of-age tale recounts the emancipation of a 14-year-old Sámi girl, Elle Marja, from the daily racism she is exposed to in the 1930’s Lapland. Aspiring to a better life, she must become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.

Winner of the 2017 LUX Prize

Are the Kids Alright? is a European film celebration by and for the youth, curated in partnership with the National Film and Television School and presenting coming-of-age films and a selection of some of the best recent European shorts.

This film is presented in partnership with the National Film and Television School, the Lux Prize and the UK Film Festival.





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