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THE TROLL AND THE FISHER GIRL

INT. Bolga Town Hall, Norway, June - July 2003

The fairy tale about the Troll and the Fisher Girl, was performed by the nine children, who together made up the whole of Bolga school. The children had created the costumes and the scenography, and performed the standard characters in the traditional Norwegian folk tale: a troll, a fisherman and seagulls. Included in the play a storyteller performed by Jeff McLean, a new-arriver from USA who settled down on the island of Bolga and started a website which promoted the beauty of their island community.

Participants: nine young students and one American man.

Duration: 30 minutes.

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