SWEDEN - In the Land of the "Dalahãst" (1)

directed by Angelo Giammarresi

Sweden - video itinerary - 1 -
One day... at the beginning of XX century... a young carpenter from Dalarna, engrossed in his thoughts, was distract carving with is knife a little piece of wood. After some hours of working with his wonder he had made the copy of a little horse that had been grazing all the morning in the lawn of the house. From then on, the little wooden horse became not only the symbol of lucky production but also the mascot of the nation.

Video content: Hälsingborg - Göteborg - Mora, handcraft factory of Dalahäst - Östersund, Jämtli folk museum  - Fröson, runic stele  - Näsåker, stone carvings - Lycksele, arctic park

Languages: Italian