An elderly couple approaches the camera in a snowy countryside road lit by the front lights of a car. The cars come and go. The passing headlights reveal the faces of the couple. The video builds up an impression of distance, closeness and anticipation: Things confronted in the relationship between parents and their adult children.
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English title / Heavy Snowflakes
Teoksen nimi suomeksi /
Original title / Raskaat lumihiutaleet
Keywords / family (phenomena), cars, winter, human relations
Type / Single channel
Genre / landscape and nature, experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:05:05
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2003
Cast / Anu Pennanen (Director), Jukka Vallisto (Sound), Ville Hyvönen (Sound), Verity Susman (Music), Anu Pennanen (Author), Terttu Pennanen (Cast), Pentti Pennanen (Cast)