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Films By Anastasia Lapsui, Markku Lehmuskallio

Mothers of Life serves as a companion piece to Anastasia Lapsui and Markku Lahmuskallio's previous film, Seven Songs from the Tundra (MIFF 2000). Once again the filmmakers journeyed to the remote Yamal Peninsula in eastern Siberia to record the lives of the Nenet people. Combining documentary and ... Read more
Take a journey to the top of the world. Seven Songs from the Tundra is an anthology of tales set in far north Russia, depicting the life of the Nenets. Ranging in time from early last century through to modern times, the various tales offer us a glimpse into a world rarely seen. ... The Nenets, who ... Read more
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