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Helsinki - Teheran
Helsinki - Teheran
Helsinki - Teheran
Helsinki - Teheran

Between places. Between people. Helsinki-Tehran is a cinematic study on immigration and memory – on the shared verbal and nonverbal knowledge and emotional understanding which travels with displaced people from one generation to another. The film uses various cinematic styles and techniques.

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English title / Helsinki-Tehran
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Helsinki - Teheran
Original title / Helsinki - Teheran
Keywords / sleep, migration, memories, video art, immigrants, identity (mental objects), generations, nonverbal communication
Type / Single channel
Genre / documentary
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:22:10
Language / Finnish
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2009
Cast / Olli Leppänen (Cinematographer), Joonas Kiviharju (Cinematographer), Sini Liimatainen (Cinematographer), Azar Saiyar (Director), Azar Saiyar (Editor), Taideteollinen korkeakoulu / - (Producer), Petra Virtanen (Producer), Salla Sorri (Actor), Dunja Saiyar (Actor), Hamy Ramezan (Actor), Aydin Saiyar (Actor), Azar Saiyar (Actor), Gerd-Peter Löcke (Actor), Aliakbar Saiyar (Actor), Suomen Kulttuurirahasto / - (Funder), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / - (Funder), VISEK / - (Funder), TAIKE / - (Funder), YLE/Sari Volanen / - (Producer), Azar Saiyar (Script), Azar Saiyar (Author), Sakari Luhtala (Sound Design)
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