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In addition to Christmas films, Viddla also offers gripping drama films in this week's film release! Ellos eatnu - Let the river live revolves around Ester and how she denied her Sami identity all her life to avoid racism.

In The Happiest Man in the World, 40-year-old Asja goes on a speed date where she meets Zoran, who is not looking for love, but forgiveness. During the 1993 war they were on different sides and now Zoran wants to meet his first victim, but will Asja be able to forgive him?

No Bears is created by the Iranian director Jafar Panahi, who has both professional bans and house arrest. The film consists of two parallel love stories that are bordered by resistance. At the same time, the film highlights the culture of honor and criticism of society.

The drama film Ellos eatnu - Let the river flow, has a real-life background. When the Storting in 1978 decides to build a large dam in the middle of Sápmi, it triggers a conflict with demonstrations to preserve the river. Ester, who has denied her Sami identity all her life to avoid racism, suddenly finds herself in the middle of the events.

In Clara Sola, Clara has lived her whole life under religious and social oppression in a remote village in Costa Rica. But when a young man comes to the village, desires and powers are brought to life in Clara that can no longer be suppressed.

What do you do when a Santa who missed the trip back to the North Pole suddenly appears and takes up residence in your home? And how do you deal with a dad who hates Christmas and an upcoming summer heat that Santa can't stand? Six-year-old Hugo experiences all this in the family film The Christmas family.

Emma and Santa Claus: The Quest for the Elf Queen's Heart is about 11-year-old Emma. She is a girl with a big imagination and when she meets Santa Nicolas and his wife Julie it is the beginning of a journey to the Fairy Kingdom. Together, they must save Nicolas and Julie's daughter from the Fairy Queen, who has forbidden love.

All I want for Christmas: the magic time machine is about Lucia, who goes to Santa's school. Lucia and her parents are shocked when they find out that the principal is canceling Christmas. But with the help of a magical time machine, Lucia travels back in time in the hope of saving Christmas.

The Nutcracker and the Magic Flute is about Marie who dreams of a carefree life like when she was little. Her wish comes true and the toys from her childhood come to life. The Nutcracker is transformed into Prince George and it is the evil Rat Queen who has cast a spell on him.

Published: 07/12/2023   Last updated: 07/12/2023