The Yoiking Hand

Thursday 26th September / 11AM @ The Main Guard

Thursday 26th to Sunday 29th September | 11:00 - 18:00

Elle Sofe Henriksen
UK Premiere
Norway I 2011 I 5min, looped

A short documentary and dance film by choreographer and filmmaker Elle Sofe Henrikson, giving a small insight into Sami culture.

Juoigangiehta (The Yoiking Hand) features the unrehearsed movements of three traditional Sami yoikers (singers), and their thoughts about why the hand moves in a certain way while yoiking.

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Artist Elle Sofe Henriksen Year 2011 Duration 5 minutes