Short films

SHORT DOCUMENTARIES

Mazi/Together – the process (2019)

A documentary on the dynamics between individuality and collective creation in the working process of the contemporary dance choreographer Lia Haraki (liaharaki.com).

30 min, video, HD 1080, colour

For a full preview, please request by email.

Almost There (2012)

A documentary short film, which follows an artist’s dream of building an artificial sun into the polar night of Finnish Lapland.

20 min, video, HD 1080, colour

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 perished eventually, but resurrected as Festival Norpas: festivalnorpas.org. Barcelona, 2012.

22 min, video HD 1080, colour

Preview of the documentary:

Klubi & Konttori -documentaries (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.

30 min (together), video HD 1080, colour

Preview of part one, Klubi:

FICTION SHORTS

Uprising (2014)

A fictional short comedy. Pants of the world get fed up of their working conditions and the oppression of the white man and decide to take off.

Duration 10 minutes, video, HD 1080.

FLES (2009)

A fictional short film. A girl and a boy escape from their very different, but equally emotionally repressive homes, encounter the odd world on their own, until their paths collide. An experimental fairy tale about psychological archetypes. Not published online, to see preview, please email: film (at) lumimaa.org

Duration 20 minutes, video, HD 1080.

Incog (2007)

A fictional short film. Memories and dreams of a young boy about his lost grandfather and attempts to find a connection to him before it is too late. Not published online, to see preview, please email: film (at) lumimaa.org

Duration 10 minutes, video, HD 1080.