It could have been is a video essay combining personal notes and collected ideas about the current state of the world. Rats wander around artists’ studio and over pages of books. In the center is a thought that when humans disappear from the Earth, rats might take our place as the ruling species.
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English title / It Could Have Been
Original title / It Could Have Been
Keywords / science, anthropocene, ecology, end of the world, documentary films, death
Type / Single channel
Genre / personal narrative
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:12:02
Language / English
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2017
Cast / Mikko Levoska (Cinematographer), Liinu Grönlund (Director), Liinu Grönlund (Editor), Elina Vainio (Actor), Salla Tykkä (Actor), Sanni Priha (Actor), TAIKE / - (Funder), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / - (Funder), Liinu Grönlund (Author), Karri Niinivaara (Sound Design)