• art/experimental ,
  • drama ,
  • Short films
2020 | 7 min

Canary

Kanarialintu

Details

Every morning thousands of children go to school like canaries in a coal mine, measuring toxicity. The film deals with the chain of harassment and the way we all are broken in our own ways.

DIRECTOR: Risto-Pekka Blom
SCREENWRITER: Risto-Pekka Blom
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Kerttu Hakkarainen
SOUND DESIGNER: Pinja Mustajoki
COMPOSER: Kimmo Helén
PRODUCERS: Pasi Hakkio, Niina Virtanen
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Wacky Tie Films

Director

Risto-Pekka Blom

(b. 1970) graduated from Tampere Polytechnic School of Art and Media in 2005. Since then Blom’s video art and experimental short films have been exhibited in festivals and events in over twenty countries. His film Theme Park (2015) won the Main Prize at Tampere Film Festival and Helsinki Short Film Festival in 2015.

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Contact

Otto Suuronen

International Promotion Advisor

• festival distribution strategy for short films and short documentary films
• travel support and material support for international promotion: short films and short documentary films
• monthly short film screenings at Kino K-13
• curating short film programmes

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