Documentary Short Film Contest 49 ED. 2021
Finland 2020 29' Documentary
North Korean exiles describe, through interviews, how they imagined the outside world, based on the Western fiction films they smuggled out. How reality is defined and what we want to believe in.
DIRECTION: Maija Blåfield
Helsinki (Finland). Artist and director of experimental documentaries. Her works often combine documentary and fiction, exploring the fantastic side of our daily life and revealing its events. She received the State Award for Audiovisual Arts in 2014, and in 2017 she was nominated for the Ars Fennica award for contemporary art. Her works have been screened at international festivals, on television, in museums and in exhibitions.
|Maija Blåfield, Häivekuva.|
|VFX: Olli Leppänen.|