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As a young woman, Edel leaves her home village in Western Norway to become an artist in Berlin. Thirty years later she returns as Abbess Thavoria, a high regarded nun within the Greek Orthodox Church. She has been sent back on a mission: Together with a group of chosen sisters she is going to build a magnificent monastery on top of a steep and inaccessible mountain overseeing the fjord.   

Production and distribution

Production Year:
2021
Production country:
Norway
Release date (international):
2021-06-10
Production company:
Medieoperatørene AS
Producer:
Ingvil Giske

Festivals

2021:
Human International Documentary Film Festival
2021:
Thessaloniki International Documentary Film Festival

Crew

Director:
Silje Evensmo Jacobsen

Technical information

Format:
DCP 2k
Colour:
Colour
Length in mins:
80'
Subtitles:
English

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