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Norwegian film at the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival May 13-23
Posted on: April 22, 2021

The MSP Film Society innounce the return of the Minneapolis St. Paul International Film Festival (MSPIFF), returning May 13-23, 2021 for its 40th year.

MSPIFF is Minnesota’s only international film festival and among the largest and longest-running film festivals in the country. MSPIFF40 will showcase 100+ feature length and 50+ short bold and exciting new films by emerging and veteran filmmakers representing more than 100 cultures from around the globe.MSPIFF40 will be a hybrid festival. Films, filmmaker conversations and panels will be presented primarily in the virtual world, complemented by several exciting outdoor events and screenings to ease us back into a more ‘normal’ world. 

Films from NORWAY:

SISTERS: THE SUMMER WE FOUND OUR SUPERPOWERS (TOTTORI: SOMMEREN VI VAR ALENE)

Two Norwegian sisters are off on an overnight hiking trip with their free-spirited father in the woods. What could go wrong? When their daring dad takes an accidental tumble into a gorge, 5 year old Bille and 9 year old Vega must find their superpowers to save him. Program: Nextwave Global Features, Women & Film. Directed by Silje Salomonsen, Arild Østin Ommundsen. Norway. 2020. Norwegian w/English subtitles. 78 min. Fiction Feature

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Household Ticket Prices: $15 General Public; $10 Film Society Members

The full 2021 MSPIFF line-up and schedule will be available April 22 at mspfilm.org.

Reservations for passholders begin and full film lineup 4/22. MSP Film Member Household tickets on-sale 4/26. General Public Household tickets on-sale 4/29. Advance reservations recommended.  Watch films online or on the MSP FILM Apple TV App or Roku Channel.

Honorary Consul Eivind J. Heiberg
Eivind J. Heiberg is Honorary Consul in Minneapolis

Eivind J. Heiberg is the Honorary Consul in Minneapolis