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The word ‘posture’ signifies state of mind, position, attitude, situation, condition or pose. The video investigates the anonymous authority used by the social institutions. In Posture, the characters are not shown all the time, the focus is on (mental) space and architecture. The scenes are filmed in actual locations at school, hospital and home to show how people defense and protect their selfhood various ways.

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English title / Posture
Original title / Posture
Type / Single channel
Genre / Personal narrative, Experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:07:33
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2001
Credits / Marika Orenius (Author), Marika Orenius (Director), Jyrki Arnikari (Camera), Taito Lapila (Online Editing), TImo Muurinen (Sound)
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