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A camera-less lettrist film about fear of flying, security checks and time zones. After returning from a trip to Tokyo, the protagonist is stuck at a hotel nearby the Helsinki airport. The use of various technical devices, slivers the time-management and modifies the jet-lagged consciousness.

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English title / Tectonic Plate
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Mannerlaatta
Original title / Mannerlaatta
Keywords / fiction, fear of flying, lettrism, poetry
Type / Single channel
Genre / personal narrative, experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 1,85:1
Duration / 01:13:31
Language / English
Sound format / Dolby Surround 5.1
Year / 2016
Cast / Mika Taanila (Cinematographer), Mika Vainio (Composer), Mika Taanila (Editor), Elokuvayhtiö Testifilmi Oy / - (Producer), Elokuvayhtiö Testifilmi Oy / Jussi Eerola (Producer), Alfred Kordelin Foundation / - (Funder), TAIKE / - (Funder), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / - (Funder), Finnish Film Foundation SES / - (Funder), Suomen Kulttuurirahasto / Finnish Cultural Foundation / - (Funder), Kone Foundation / - (Funder), Lola Rogers (Translator), Harry Salmenniemi (Script), Mika Taanila (Author), Olli Huhtanen (Sound Design)
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