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From the Swedish mainland a ferry takes you to the Hönö island. The artist made a trip to the island because of the special name that has a meaning both in Swedish and in Finnish: it signifies ‘hen island’ in Swedish and ‘tipsy’ in Finnish. On the soundtrack there is a peculiar message left in the artist’s answering machine.

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English title / Hönö
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Hönö
Original title / Hönö
Keywords / documentary films, seas, landscape
Type / Single channel
Genre / experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:03:30
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2003
Cast / Denise Ziegler (Director), Denise Ziegler (Author)
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