´75 Mainstream Catastrophe

Yli-Annala Kari

The video recycles images from the Hollywood film Airport '75 (1975). The aviation accident becomes a metaphor of the crisis in society and between people in general. The video is a tribute to 1970's and disaster film.

Production Year
2004
Duration
00:03:05
Type
Genre
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Original Title
´75 Mainstream Catastrophe
English Title
´75 Mainstream Catastrophe
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Kari Yli-Annala (Author), Kari Yli-Annala (Director)
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Kari Yli-Annala

Born: 1965

Kari Yli-Annala is a visual artist, moving image researcher and teacher. Yli-Annala graduated with MFA degree from the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts in 1996 and he has done post-graduate studies in the Academy of Fine Arts and University of Art and Design (Aalto University) in Helsinki. He has been engaged with making video works since the early 1990s. Yli-Annala’s works explore time, space and movement combining narrational techniques with non-narrative structural forms. Yli-Annala is the founder of a pedagogical project called Nomadic Academy of Experimental Arts and he is the Artistic Director in the annual AAVE – Alternative AudioVisual Event in Helsinki.