Breaks at Dawn

Nina-Maria Oförsagd

In Breaks at Dawn we move in the hours when it is dark and nothing happens, outside of everyday reality in an interstice before a metropolis wakes up. What happens in the surroundings when time has no relevance?

Production Year
2019
Duration
00:21:10
Type
Tags
Original Title
Breaks at Dawn
English Title

Breaks at Dawn

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Nina-Maria Oförsagd (Author), Nina-Maria Oförsagd (Cinematographer), Heikki Hänninen (Composer), Minna Koskenlahti (Composer), Sanna Salonen (Composer), Philip Holm (Composer), Nina-Maria Oförsagd (Director), Nina-Maria Oförsagd (Editor), Nina-Maria Oförsagd (Producer), Nina-Maria Oförsagd (Script), Philip Holm (Sound Design), Mae Del (Dance), Arts Promotion Centre Finland (Funder), Elisabeth och Birgit Nygréns stiftelse (Funder), Svenska Kulturfonden (Funder), Liu Yazhuo (Performer), Hannele Taivassalo (Voice Over)
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Nina-Maria Oförsagd makes experimental films, videos and live cinema containing sound, music, poetry, and performance. She works multidisciplinarily in collaboration with different artists. Oförsagd observes her surroundings looking for places with different character and historical layers to create a story. The method is improvisation – reaction at site in collaboration with the actor, performance artist. Oförsagd has exhibited and created her works in Europe and Asia. She received Finnish Art Society William touring prize 2019 and Stina Krooks Stiftelse Art Prize 2017.