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Solace is an experimental short film about the necessity of grief, an ode to sadness. The film comprises of different people crying in front of the camera. No explanation for their sorrow is given. Through this shared experience the viewers can have a cathartic moment that cleans them from any sorrow they might be carrying at the moment.

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English title / Solace
Original title / Solace
Keywords / emotions, grief, comfort
Type / Single channel
Genre / experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:13:22
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2017
Cast / Timo Wright (Cinematographer), Katri Onnela (Composer), Timo Wright (Director), Tuuli Sirkeinen (Editor), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / - (Funder), Matti Tuominen (Graphic Designer), Timo Wright (Script), Timo Wright (Author), Taneli Bruun (Sound Design), Jaakko Rinne (Color Grading)
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