Feature films and documentaries

Technology as Ideology (2020)

A feature fiction film based on academic research material with international philosophers. Made of of eight short stories about the modern experience living with high end technology. In a phase of research and script writing and pre-production in 2019.

The Cleaners (2020)

A feature film of two young cleaners in Berlin. The man is passionately in love with the woman, but struggles violently between social acceptance and true expression of his emotions, while they encounter different levels of the Berlin society by cleaning the apartments. In pre-production.

The Body as a Spectacle (Una Vocación Ciega) (2018)

An observational feature documentary about a contemporary circus group, with a concentration on the body and how it can transform from a natural possibility of human encounter to an object of a spectacle or a spectacle in itself. Brussels, Barcelona, 2013-2018.

Duration: 75min, video HD1080, colour.

Website of the documentary: vocacionciega.armaskollektiivi.org.

Gritos En El Cielo (Shouts In The Sky) (2013)

A one hour observational documentary about the political uprising in Barcelona, 2011.

Duration: 77min, video HD1080, colour.

Website of the film: gritosenelcielo.lumimaa.org

Documental Surpas (2011)

A short documentary about a festival fighting for its existence against the industrial cultural system. The concentration of the video is on the critique towards the current cultural production system, through interviews with artists and makers of the festival. The Surpas festival died eventually, but resurrected as Festival Norpas: festivalnorpas.org. Barcelona, 2012.

Duration: 22 min, video HD1080, colour.

Preview of the documentary:

Klubi & Konttori (2010)

Part one of two short documentaries about spaces for people who are not participating in the usual functioning of the consumerist society. This one is a club house in Järvenpää and the second, a small meeting place and a cafe with free food for homeless in Vaasankatu, Helsinki. Helsinki 2010.

Duration: 30 min together, video HD1080, colour.

Preview of part one, Klubi:

Our Future, Your Future (2007)

An observational documentary about a day in an elementary school in East-London and Uganda. A study on children’s dreams and a reality of colonialist relations. London, 2007.

Duration: 30min, video HD1080, colour.

For a preview of any work, please send email: film (at) lumimaa.org