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Virsivideoita

Three hymn music videos that strive for finding the glow of old hymns in the modern life. An aged rock star Zape Leppänen sings old Finnish hymns with his cracked voice full of big emotions. The music creates a melancholic but comforting feeling that is paralleled to slow motioned surveillance camera footage. In the second video we see a dance performance.

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English title / Hymn Videos
Teoksen nimi suomeksi / Virsivideoita
Original title / Virsivideoita
Keywords / singing
Type / Single channel
Genre / architecture and urban space, dance films, experimental, music video
Country / Finland
Picture ratio / 4:3
Duration / 00:08:45
Language / No dialogue
Sound format / Stereo
Year / 2000
Cast / Seppo Renvall (Director), Iiris Koistinen (Camera), Seppo Renvall (Camera), Kaj Wager (Sound), Seppo Renvall (Author), Iiris Koistinen (Dance), Zape Leppänen (Singer)
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