Altered States

Hannaleena Heiska

A loop inspired by music videos and drone doom music. Its theme is the human-animal relationship and what it is like to be something else or other. The name pays hommage to Ken Russell's psychedelic sci-fi film.

Production Year
2010
Duration
00:03:44
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Altered States
Finnish Title
Altered States
English Title
Altered States
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Anu Keränen (Cinematographer), Hannaleena Heiska (Author), Hannaleena Heiska (Director), Hannaleena Heiska (Editor), Oskar Franzén (Editor), Tuomas Laitinen (Music), Sari Aaltonen (Camera Assistant), Kea Nuorivaara (Musician), Anne Hiekkaranta (Performer)
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Hannaleena Heiska has actively participated in exhibitions around the world after graduating from the Academy of Fine Arts, Helsinki in 2006. Heiska was an Ars Fennica candidate in 2011 and the same year she won the William Thuring award. She works with painting, drawing, moving image and performance, and collaborates interdisciplinary with dancer-choreographer Minna Tervamäki. Heiska's works are often wrapped around the possibilities of science, the mystery of life and existence.