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News, music, politics, and culture from the Faroe Islands.

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News, music, politics, and culture from the Faroe Islands.

    Home and Away 5: Xiaomei from China

    Home and Away 5: Xiaomei from China

    On this episode, Stella talks to Xiaomei from China. Xiaomei runs a (the?) Chinese restaurant in the Faroe Islands. Xiaomei describes the similarities between her small farming village in China and her current home in the Faroe Islands. She also offers some advice for other foreigners who might settle in the Faroes.

    • 33 min
    EP 320: Andrias Høgenni, Part 2

    EP 320: Andrias Høgenni, Part 2

    This week, we continue our conversation with Faroese filmmaker Andrias Høgenni, We talk to Andrias about his experience at the film festival in Cannes, France, and how he learned he had won an award.
    Then we stand on top of a quiet mountain.

    • 30 min
    EP 319: Andrias Høgenni, Part 1

    EP 319: Andrias Høgenni, Part 1

    This week, we talk to Faroese filmmaker Andrias Høgenni about his love of storytelling and the lives of Faroese people in Denmark.
    Then we stand near a giant hole in the ground and contemplate what it might mean.

    • 38 min
    Home and Away 4: Marlene from Ivory Coast

    Home and Away 4: Marlene from Ivory Coast

    On this episode of Home and Away, Stella talks to Marlene Christiansen from Ivory Coast. Marlene will talk about learning Faroese, the foods she misses from Africa, and her dreams for the future in the Faroe Islands.

    • 45 min
    Christmas 2019: Memories with Stanley Samuelsen

    Christmas 2019: Memories with Stanley Samuelsen

    On this episode, we revisit our 2011 interview with Stanley Samuelsen. He'll tell us about his childhood memories of Christmas in the Faroe Islands, and play one of his favorite Christmas songs.
    And on behalf of everyone at the podcast, we hope you're having a happy holiday season surrounded by people you love.
    Merry Christmas.

    • 13 min
    Home and Away 3: Cinthia from Chile

    Home and Away 3: Cinthia from Chile

    On this episode of Home and Away, Stella talks to Cinthia Gonzalez Parada from Chile. 
    Cinthia talks about her life in the Faroes, adjusting to the cold, and even sings a little opera.
    This show appears in the Faroe Islands Podcast feed courtesy of FM1.

    • 36 min

Customer Reviews

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Great Podcast

Matthew Workman's podcast about the remote Faroe Islands is a beautiful exploration of one of the most isolated and unique places on earth. Definitely worth a listen!

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Superb podcast about the Faroe Islands.

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