In the short film Victoria, a nightly blossoming of the giant water lily is depicted. The plant tells the story of European colonialism in the 19th century and hides within its beauty the human need for power and domination.
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English title / Victoria
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Victoria
Original title / Victoria
Keywords / symbolism, history, water, flower
Type / Single channel
Genre / political commentary, still life
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 16:9
Duration / 00:09:00
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2008
Cast / Samuli Saastamoinen (Cinematographer), Salla Tykkä (Director), Salla Tykkä (Editor), Salla Tykkä (Script), Salla Tykkä (Author), Janne Jankeri (Sound Design)