Eight children paint their faces in preparation for a party at a table laden with cakes, confectionary and some small toys. Their interaction of playing and eating at the table reveals an ambiguous fusion of hedonistic and dystopian behaviour.
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English title / Dreamless (screening version)
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Dreamless (screening version)
Original title / Dreamless (screening version)
Keywords / humour, portraits (works of art ), children (age groups), painting (artistic creation), food, chaos
Type / Single channel
Genre / Installation, Still life
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:43:48
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2013
Cast / Timo Teräväinen (Cinematographer), Matti Helariutta (Cinematographer), Asko Keränen (Composer), Oliver Whitehead (Director), Oliver Whitehead (Editor), Marijus Katinus (Actor), Edith Honkavaara (Actor), Ahti Hakkola (Actor), Emil Meskanen (Actor), Taimi Hakkola (Actor), Silja Toiviainen (Actor), Juulia Niiniranta (Actor), Aamu Homsi (Actor), Hilma Horto (Actor), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / - (Funder), Amos Andersonin Museo / - (Funder), Oliver Whitehead (Script), Oliver Whitehead (Author)