3. THE WAY TO SUNDANCE (doc.)

 

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SYNOPSIS

The story centers on a married couple who lead a religious community based on the beliefs of Lakota Indians in the mountains of Switzerland. The members of the community are commited to daily physical labour and regular prayers. The film follows a crucial moment in the community, their trip to Texas and a four-day dance ceremony without eating and drinking in the middle of a heat-wave.

 

  49 minutes / English subtitles

 

 

FESTIVALS

 

- International Ethnographic Film Festival of Quebec 2012

- 15. International EthnoFilm Festival, Rio de Janeiro,

- 20. International Festival of Ethnological Film, Belgrade, Serbia

- 8. International Ethno Film Festival, Dakovo, Croatia

- Ethnographic Festival, Vancouver, Canada

- Etnofilm Festival, Rovinj, Croatia

- Independent Film Festival, St Germain de Salles, France