Men of Talvivaara Mine

Documentary film

director Markku Heikkinen

IT IS BETTER NOT TO TELL ANYONE WHERE YOU WORK”

Men of Talvivaara is a documentary about the meaningfulness of working for a mining company going from crisis to crisis. The film will follow four professionals from Kainuu working in a gloomy sci-fi setting, whose proportions make a human being but a small cog in a big machine.

 

 

Square Steps Cathedral

Documentary film

director: Heikki Partanen

Neo-Hamlet

Neo-Hamlet is a contemporary audiovisual artwork studying the boundaries between different and rarely combined art forms such as film, radio play, animation and fine arts. The aim is to open Shakespeare’s famous play to audience of today and get them emotionally involved to Hamlet's story. Through the story it is possible to find a path to hear yourself and to cure yourself from the despair.

Director: Markus Sundblom
Cinematography and production: Hannu-Pekka Vitikainen
Animations: Rikard Lassenius

Contemporary Art Museum Helsinki, Kiasma Theatre 13.-22.9.2012

Dates and times:  www.facebook.com/events/305971639510911/

Teaser: www.youtube.com

 

 

Goodwill

Goodwill - short stories of small town happiness

A small shutdown town sleeps in the bosom of endless forests and quiet lakes... the town Finns voted the most depressing city in the country. Suddenly a southern businessman announces to build a huge leisure center and a shopping mall. It gives an opportunity to get rid of an image as the most desperate county in Finland. The community is given chance to show "that they, too, can." A film about hope, the illusion of "the good life" and the reality on the edge of Europe.

 

Due Date

Due Date

Due Date is a film about the beginning and end of life and perhaps about the beginning of the end in the remote villages near russian border in Finland. The film follows the lives of a 102 year old woman living together with her 73 year old son, a 93 year old man living by himself, and a young girl living agricultural life with her family.

 

Old Man and the Lady

Old Man and the Lady

Every day 73 years old Seppo shouts to 102 years old Linda: "Shut up!". ln a small red hut in north Finland, middle of nowhere near Russian border it means that they get joy for their life from little things. A short film of life in remote villages of Kainuu. It is a film about a life form that is going to vanish.

 



KAINUUN KONGOLAISET
Documentary film
dir. Markku Heikkinen

 

KOTI KALLIOSSA
Documentary film
dir. Marita Hällfors

 

HÄPEÄ
Documentary film
dir. Hannu-Pekka Vitikainen

 

COAST CLEAR
Documentary film
dir. Pekka Lehto

 

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