Good Stuff by Niina Suominen at WASTED Plastic Night curated by KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival, July 10
The animated film Good Stuff by Niina Suominen is taking part in an open-air screening at WASTED Plastic Night. KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival is curating a program about environment, plastic and waste for the WASTED event on July 10th in Amsterdam. WASTED is an initiative that aims at recycling plastic in the neighbourhood of Amsterdam Noord to turn it into something beneficial for its inhabitants.
In Good Stuff, one person’s loss is not another one’s gain – everyone loses. In the world of losers different laws prevail and there is always plenty of good stuff around. All the food used for Suominen’s the animation was collected from bins.
Niina Suominen (b. 1973) has studied at the Turku Arts Academy. She also has an education of a blacksmith, animal nurse and a forest worker. She works as a film director and media artist using traditional animation techniques requiring hand-work. Her works have been shown widely at the festivals both in Finland and abroad.