8 crossings

Pauliina Salminen

A river divides the town of Guwahati in North-Eastern India. On one bank there is a village, on the other a city. A group of people shuttle between the two realities every day. Which side do you belong to?

Production Year
2008
Duration
00:05:44
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
8 crossings
Finnish Title
8 ylitystä
English Title
8 crossings
Production Countries
India,France
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Pauliina Salminen (Author), Pauliina Salminen (Director), Pauliina Salminen (Editor), Pauliina Salminen (Camera), Godefroy Giorgetti (Sound Mixer)
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Pauliina Salminen is a Finnish artist who graduated from Turku School of Arts and Communication in 1999 and from Université de Provencessa in Marseille, France in 2001. She has directed documentaries and made alternative films and media art. Her work consists of installations, interactive works and linear videos. Since 2004, Salminen has collaborated with Argentinean artist Andrés Jaschek. Together they have produced works that combine video, interactive and communal approaches. Their works have been presented in Finland and abroad, especially in France and also in Italy, Spain, Turkey, India and the United States.