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Documentary shots of New York are altered by camera movements, angles and framing. This builds up a new fictive urban space, whose visual familiarity stems from the history of film. The theme of Transit revolves around the collective visual ideas and notions of the urban environment.

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English title / Transit
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Transit
Original title / Transit
Keywords / urban space, darkness, perspective, water, environment, urban landscape, architecture
Type / Single channel
Genre / Installation, architecture and urban space, experimental
Country / United States
Picture ratio / 1.90:1 (256:135)
Duration / 00:09:30
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2014
Cast / Lauri Astala (Cinematographer), Lauri Astala (Director), Lauri Astala (Sound), Lauri Astala (Script), Lauri Astala (Author)
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