Even

Glove and love

A traditional tale about love amongst three young people.

In the forest, a beautiful girl loses her fur glove. A young man riding a reindeer nearby finds the glove and they fall in love. Later on, another more beautiful girl appears deep in the forest and confuses the young man’s feelings.

Recordings: The Even videos were recorded in the village of Topolinoe, Tompo region, Yakutia between 2007 and 2012 by Dejan Matić and Alexandra Lavrillier.

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