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Hyppy

Clutched in the grasp of mechanization, a little man incessantly performs monotonous series of movements. The world is a void of humanity and warmth. While examining his felt boots his subconscious begins to revolt and a visual world opens up. The inner relations of the visions cannot be defined exactly: it is either an escape from the mechanization of life or permanent scars in the conscience of humanity.

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English title / The Jump
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Hyppy
Original title / Hyppy
Keywords / animation, repetition, movements, abstract, urban landscape
Type / Single channel
Genre / experimental
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:04:20
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Mono
Year / 1965
Cast / Eino Ruutsalo (Cinematographer), Erkki Kurenniemi (Composer), Otto Donner (Composer), Eino Ruutsalo (Director), Eino Ruutsalo (Author)
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