Sami Blood



Elle Marja, 14, is a reindeer-breeding Sami girl. Exposed to the racism of the 1930s and phrenological examinations at her boarding school, she starts dreaming of another life. To achieve this other life she has to become someone else and break all ties with her family and culture.

  1. Amanda Kernell

    Director, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Lene Cecilia Sparrok

    Elle Marja

  2. Mia Sparrok


  3. Maj-Doris Rimpi

    Elle Marja

  4. Julius Fleischanderl


  5. Olle Sarri

    Olle Sarri


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Sami Blood
Sami Blood



Original Title Sameblod

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 20, 2017
    Theatrical (limited)


  • June 2, 2017
    Theatrical (limited)


Original Language Swedish

Runtime 1h 50m

Budget -

Revenue -



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