Dreams by the Sea Directed
Sakaris Stora Faroe Islands / 2017 / 80:00 minutes North American Premiere
Times and Venues:
Upstate Films II RHINEBECK
Upstate Films WOODSTOCK
On an isolated island, Ester goes about her mundane life, quietly obeying her religious parents. One day the rebellious Ragna moves to town, and together they enjoy the summer nights, dreaming about something different, something better.
Sakaris Stórá lives in the small town of Skopun, Faroe Islands. Sakaris directed the two short films Summer Night (2012) and Winter Morning (2014) "Dreams by the sea" is his first feature film. his goal has always been to give the Faroese language a voice in cinema.
Executive Producer(s): Ingun Skrivarastovu
Producer(s): Katja Adomeit, Jón Hammer, Ingun Skrivarastovu
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