‘Fishbones’ is a description of the difficulty of caring and being close. It is a story of a young woman’s daughter’s, attempt to detach herself from her home and memories. ‘Fishbones’ is a visual journey into the daughter’s memories and experiences, up to the present moment. The events are structured and installed as a series of overlapping and inseparable time levels. The work deals with roles in the family, and the search for a new form of father-daughter relationship.
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English title / Fishbones (installation)
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Ruodot (installaatio)
Original title / Ruodot (installaatio)
Keywords / family (phenomena), children (age groups), freedom, women, human relations
Type / Installation
Genre / Installation
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:03:51
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2006
Cast / Ville Vainio (Cinematographer), Tanja Koistila (Director), Timo Turunen (Editor), Tanja Koistila (Editor), Artists’ Association MUU / - (Producer), ITU- Video Art Production Project / - (Producer), Timo Turunen (Assistant Director), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / Veli Granö (Funder), Arts Council of Satakunta / - (Funder), Finnish Cultural Foundation / - (Funder), YLE / Sari Volanen (Funder), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture / Milla Moilanen (Funder), VISEK / - (Funder), ViSiO / - (Funder), Ministry of Education / - (Funder), Tero Kontinen (Graphic Designer), Raine Toikkanen (Lighting Assistant), Jussi Marjamäki (Production Assistant), Tomi Glad (Still Photography), Tanja Koistila (Script), Tanja Koistila (Author), Ari Pelkonen (Assistant), Tanja Koistila (Costume Design), Tanja Koistila (Set Designer), Mika Niinimaa (Sound Design), Kimmo Vänttinen (Sound Recording), Hilkka Väre (Cast), Timo Ruuskanen (Cast), Nelli (Cast), Helena Laxén (Cast), Jori Halttunen (Cast)