Abandoned Land is an experimental video that documents abandoned places, infrastructure and phenomena in Finland. The video uses Finland as an allegory to approach recent changes of the European infrastructure and society with haunting images, prosaic narration and music.
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English title / Abandoned Land
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Hylätty Maa
Original title / Abandoned Land
Keywords / nature, landscape, architecture, abandoned buildings
Type / Single channel
Genre / still life, documentary, experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:12:15
Language / Finnish
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2017
Cast / Simo Saarikoski (Cinematographer), Simo Saarikoski (Composer), Simo Saarikoski (Editor), Lora Dimova (Translator), Simo Saarikoski (Author), Simo Saarikoski (Sound Design)