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Minispectacles 1-34/100: Touché, Douche, Along, Against, Solo, Duo, Trio, Quartet, Albuquerque Straight, As Nice As Pies

(34x1min / Bosnia-Herzegovina, Canada, Egypt, Finland, France, Hungary, Paris-Helsinki, USA, Norway, United Kingdom, Switzerland / 2010-)…

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Minispectacles 1-34/100: Touché, Douche, Along, Against, Solo, Duo, Trio, Quartet, Albuquerque Straight, As Nice As Pies

Category Docu-comedy / Experimental Comedy / Experimental Film / Installation / Video Installation
Date 01.01.2014

(34x1min / Bosnia-Herzegovina, Canada, Egypt, Finland, France, Hungary, Paris-Helsinki, USA, Norway, United Kingdom, Switzerland / 2010-)

Minispectacles is series of one-minute works, cinematic haikus.

The first Minispectacle parts are Touché, Douche and Souche.

Minispectacles 4xAlong follows the flow of water, sewage, the Suez Canal and of desire.

Minispectacles 2xAgainst goes against with the French Resistance and Occupy Oakland.

Minispectacles 9xSolo, Duo, Trio, Quartet portray children, the childish, the childless, twins, moms, the French, french fries, as well as boxes for litter and post.

Minispectacles 6xAlbuquerque Straight visits a man and a lynx in a motel at Route 66.

4xMinispectacles As Nice As Pies follows African refugees first time making Karelian Pies, Finnish national food. 4xMinispectacles As Nice Pies is multisensory work, culture for all. Accessibility with applied audio description. Poetical accessibility with adopted sound description. In Rally English and in Easy English and in Hungarian by Braille.

To be continued all the way to part 100, and feature lenght film. Woman with pocket camera.

 

Support: Kone Foundation, AVEK The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture, Finnish Cultural Foundation, Arts Promotion Centre in Finland

Awards: First Prize awarded by Guy Maddin, Toronto Urban Film Festival 2014

Jury Special Mention, Toronto Urban Film Festival 2014

Honorary Mention, Helsinki Short Film Festival 2011

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