900 Footballs

Sophia Ehrnrooth

"Sometimes the greatest victories happen on the sidelines.” When unexpected storm threatens a Finnish artist’ installation, an assist comes from an unlikely group all too familiar with weathering the perfect storm: The children of illegal immigrants in exile in Rome.

Production Year
2020
Duration
00:15:56
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
900 Jalkapalloa
Finnish Title

900 Jalkapalloa

English Title

900 Footballs

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Sophia Ehrnrooth (Author), Ville Tanttu (Cinematographer), Sophia Ehrnrooth (Director), Ville Tanttu (Editor), Sophia Ehrnrooth (Editor), Sophia Ehrnrooth (Script), Ville Tanttu (Sound Design), Sophia Ehrnrooth (Sound Design), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (Funder), Playart Productions (Production Company)
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Based in Helsinki, Sophia Ehrnrooth is a versatile visual artist workin on painting, photography, media art and film. Her works about football culture have been on view in Sarajevo, Rome, Kioto, Helsinki, and Porvoo. The short film Dream of Championship (2017) has travelled international film festivals and was nominated with a honorary mention at DocPoint 2018.