Bitch

Salla Tykkä

In a scene a young female film star arrives in the hotel entrance where a crowd of fans welcomes her. This scene is repeated and the image becomes a fragmented cliché. Visual effects give the work a fake feeling while the internal voices of the protagonist resurface.

Production Year
1997
Duration
00:04:10
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Bitch
Finnish Title
Bitch
English Title
Bitch
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Salla Tykkä (Author), Salla Tykkä (Director)
Press Photos
Salla Tykkä lives and works in Helsinki. She has been working with photography, video and film since 1996. Her work mainly deals with audiovisual memory and the power structures within the everyday visual narratives. Her works have been seen in various solo and group exhibitions in Finland and abroad. Tykkä’s films have also been shown at international film festivals. Her short film Giant won the Canon Tiger Award for Short Film at the 43rd International Film Festival Rotterdam 2014. Tykkä received the AVEK Award for Media Art in 2016.