E.T. (Self Portrait)

Eeva-Mari Haikala

While trying to dress up as E.T., I tell a story how, as a child, I always wanted to be E.T. at fancy dress parties. I also wanted to perform and sing the smash hit “Muukalainen“ (Alien) at school because I thought it was about the E.T. of the film.

Production Year
2004
Duration
00:04:30
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
E.T. (Omakuva)
Finnish Title
E.T. (Omakuva)
English Title
E.T. (Self Portrait)
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Eeva-Mari Haikala (Author), Eeva-Mari Haikala (Director)
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Eeva-Mari Haikala is a visual artist working mostly with video, photography and performance. Haikala was awarded a practise-as-research PhD from Roehampton University’s (London) Drama, Theatre and Performance department. In her art and research, Haikala is interested in questions such as representation of body, autobiography, historiography. The works of Haikala have been presented in exhibitions and festivals since the early 2000s.

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