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Thank you for participating in the Screendance festival Låvda 2021, it was a huge success where as much as 1600 people were watching the festival online.

If you are interested in applying for Låvda 2023, please contact us on We are looking for dance films and financiers and would love to have your feedback or ideas on how to make Låvda even bigger next time.


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You are welcome to see the dance films live in Jokkmokk, Ája, or online through this page.

The first 20 visitors to the film screening in Ája, Jokkmokk will get an exclusive goodiebag from local companies in Jokkmokk.


Saturday 11 december

2pm Film screening 1
4pm Film screening 2

Sunday 12 december
2pm Film screening 3
3.30pm Q&A

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Online schedule

10.20 Welcome
10.30-12.00 Dance workshop with Elisabeth Heillman Blind

14.00-15.30 Film screening 1
16.00-17.30 Film screening 2

10.00-11.30 Dance workshop with Marit Schirin Carolasdotter

13.00-13.30 Mask dance - Performance and lecture by Elisabeth Heillmann Blind

13.30 Life happens in the details, Film by Hilde van Amelsvoort
13.40-14.00 Panel discussion between the filmmakers
14.00-15.30 Film screening 3
15.30-16.00 Q&A

During the days you will get to see films created by Sami dance artists from Sápmi such as:

Marika Renhuvud
Giron Same Theater / Sebastian Björkman
Ola Stinnerbom
Elle Sofe Sara
Petra Howard
and more


The worlds first ever screendance festival by Sápmi. The festival is created by the none profit organisation Aktavuohta based in Jokkmokk, Swedish side of Sápmi, in collaboration with Invisible People Contemporary Dance Company.

We have gathered professional screendance from all over Sápmi and we are now happy to announce that you can join the festival for free, both live in Jokkmokk, Ája, and online through this page.

The festival offers film screening, online dance workshops, artistic talks, Q&A, lectures and more.

Don't miss this exiting weekend by the dancers of Sápmi.


The festival is organized by the cultural association Aktavuohta, with the support of: the Cultural Council, the Sami Parliament, the Norrbotten Region and Jokkmokk municipality / culture and leisure.


The dance classes take place in collaboration with Danscentrum Norr. We are collaborating with Stockholm Screendance Festival, the project Environmental Youth Media Voices and Invisible People Contemporary Dance Company.

We are also in collaboration with Stina Folkebrant who are providing us with her extraordinary art from the exhibition Mygration, follow her art work at @painterstina

We also collaborate with local companies like Care of Gerd, Storstålka, Sami Duodji, Restaurang Ájtte, Hotell Jokkmokk & Krog lokal

Starring artists

Marika Renhuvud, Giron Same Theater / Sebastian Björkman, Rönn Påve, Ola Stinnerbom, Elle Sofe Sara, Petra Howard, Liv Aira, Marja Helander

About Låvda
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