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The Kautokeino Rebellion

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The Kautokeino Rebellion (Norwegian: Kautokeino-opprøret, Northern Sami: Guovdageainnu Stuimmit)[1] is a 2008 film based on the true story of the Kautokeino riots in Kautokeino, Norway in 1852 in response to the Norwegian exploitation of the Sami community at that time. It is directed by Nils Gaup and was released in January, 2008. Music to this movie was mostly composed by Sami musician Mari Boine.

The Kautokeino Rebellion
The Kautokeino Rebellion.jpg
Norwegian theatrical release poster
Directed by Nils Gaup
Produced by Tove Kløvvik
Written by Nils Isak Eira, Nils Gaup
Starring Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Mikael Persbrandt
Michael Nyqvist
Nils Gaup
Mikkel Gaup
Anni-Kristiina Juuso
Music by Mari Boine
Svein Schultz
Herman Rundberg
Cinematography Philip Øgaard
Edited by Jan-Olof Svarvar
Release date
18 January 2008
Running time
96 minutes
Country Norway
Language Sami
Budget 50,000,000 NOK
Box office $4,879,311




A four track soundtrack CD with music by Mari Boine, Svein Schultz and Herman Rundberg was released by Sony/ATV Music Publishing Scandinavia.

Track listEdit

  1. "Elen Skum"
  2. "Válddi vuoigna - The Spirit of Power"
  3. "Deaivideapmi - Confrontation"
  4. "Doaivut ja vuoimmehuvvat - Hope and Defeat"

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Wayback Machine" (PDF). 24 July 2011. Archived from the original (PDF) on 24 July 2011. Retrieved 12 October 2017.

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