• environmental ,
  • art/experimental ,
  • Documentary films, under 30min
2020 | 24 min

To Teach a Bird to Fly

Details

To Teach a Bird to Fly is a short documentary-fiction film that explores bird extinction and climate change through a fictionalized story from the future.

DIRECTORS: Minna Rainio, Mark Roberts
SCREENWRITERS: Minna Rainio, Mark Roberts
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Ilmari Mannermaa
SOUND: Heikki Illikainen
EDITING: Jani Johansén
MUSIC: Petri Kuljuntausta
PRODUCER: Maria Gullsten
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Flatlight Creative

Directors

Mark Roberts

a filmmaker and artist based in Helsinki, Finland. Roberts works together with Minna Rainio. Their films and installations combine aspects of documentary and fiction filmmaking. Their works deal with topics such as climate change, migration and species extinction, and have been exhibited around the world and screened in the official selections of numerous international film festivals.

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Minna Rainio

a filmmaker and artist based in Helsinki, Finland. Rainio works together with Mark Roberts. Their films and installations combine aspects of documentary and fiction filmmaking. Their works deal with topics such as climate change, migration and species extinction, and have been exhibited around the world and screened in the official selections of numerous international film festivals.

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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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