A pregnant widow is in desperate need of help for survival and needs help to be able to feed her daughter. Lacking support from society, she decides to steal silver. But the silver is cursed, and it has consequences for everyone, including the unborn child.

Elin Marakatt was born and raised in a Sámi reindeer-herding family in Sweden. She is an author, journalist, and reindeer herder. Elin has a Bachelor’s degree in Cultural analysis from Umeå university and studied film at Sámi university. Unborn Biru is her debut as a director and scriptwriter.


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