Sisters: The Summer We Found Our Superpowers

Sisters: The Summer We Found Our Superpowers / Tottori! Sommeren Vi Vae Alene

film-roll Norway / Color / 77' / 2020 6+

Special Mention from the International Jury

Vega (9) and her wild sister Billie (5) are going on an overnight outdoors hike in the Norwegian woods. The anticipated trip is full of sweet adventures and happy moments until Dad falls into a mountain crack and twists his ankle. Unable to move he asks Vega and Billie to get help. Initially girls feel lost but after several magical and mysterious encounters in the woods, they embrace the mission! They face bravely their fears, discover their superpowers and find strength in the sisterhood!

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Silje Salomonsen

Arild Østin Ommundsen

He debuted in feature films with comedy hit "Mongoland" in 2001, and followed with surf drama "Monsterthursday" (Sundance, 2005). "It's Only Make Believe" (2013) was nominated for ten national film awards and "Now it’s Dark" (2018) confirmed his standing as one of the most interesting auteurs in Scandinavia.

She is a debut director, and has a background in acting, playing the lead in "It's Only Make Believe" and "Now It’s Dark" in addition to Jannicke S. Jacobsen’s "The Domestique".

Silje Salomonsen
Arild Østin Ommundsen
Silje Salomonsen
Arild Østin Ommundsen
Arild Østin Ommundsen
Arild Østin Ommundsen
Reidar Ewing
Thomas Dybdahl
Sound Design
Gisle Tveito
Film Cast
Vega Østin
Billie Østin
Thomas Skjørestad
Nina Ellen Ødegård
Oddgeir Thune
Mette Arnstad
Kristoffer Joner
Gary Cranner
Now It's Dark (2018)
Oljeunge (2016)
It's Only Make Believe (2013)
Knerten in Trouble (2011)
Rottenetter (2009)
Plis (2008)
Monsterthursday (2004)
Hjemsøkt (2003)
Mongoland (2001)
Feature Fiction Film