Aurinkokellari

Sami Sänpäkkilä

A mystic creature is removing people one by one from the realm of life. Enigmatic events are set in a snowy arctic and in a mysterious cave-like cellar. There is still glimpses of surprising warm humor typical of Sami Sänpäkkilä’s oeuvre. 

Production Year
2006
Type
Tags
Original Title
Aurinkokellari
Finnish Title

Aurinkokellari

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Sami Sänpäkkilä (Author), Sami Sänpäkkilä (Cinematographer), Sami Sänpäkkilä (Composer), Sami Sänpäkkilä (Editor), Sami Sänpäkkilä (Script), Jan Anderzén (Actor), Katja Koponen (Actor), Mika Rättö (Actor), Suvi Mäkinen (Actor), Elissa Määttänen (Actor), Varpu Lehtomäki (Actor), Aino Louhi (Catering), Emilia Eriksson (Costume Design), Jonni Kullas (Lighting Director), Niko-Matti Ahti (Other ), Ari (Nappi) Korhonen (Production Assistant), Janne Putkonen (Production Assistant), Ilmari Huttu-Hiltunen (Production Manager), Katja Koponen (Production Personnel), Maria Haapala (Set Designer), Sami Sänpäkkilä (Sound Design)
Sami Sänpäkkilä lives and works in Tampere, Finland. He is an artist, musician, filmmaker and the head of Fonal Records since 1995. To date he has released five full-length music albums under the name Es. Since 1999 Sänpäkkilä has made installations, short films and music videos, which have been screened in various museums, art galleries and film festivals around the world. His films and the music are experimental moodscapes that explore the themes of melancholy, pathos and hope.