The UN headquarters stand on the eastern side of Manhattan by the East River. Stories of the past and about the natural history of the river interact with the found footage from the archive of YouTube.
Liinu Grönlund (Author), Liinu Grönlund (Director), Liinu Grönlund (Script), Liinu Grönlund (Editor), Liinu Grönlund (Sound), Mary Morgan (Voice Over)
Liinu Grönlund (b. 1984) is a visual artist based in Helsinki, Finland. She works with video and film, and is interested in archiving disappearing worlds. Her work deals with remoteness and extremes with a special focus on natural sciences and environmentalism. Grönlund has graduated from Aalto University of Art and Design (2008) and the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts (2012). Her works have been seen in exhibitions and festivals in e.g. Helsinki, London, Malaga, Moscow and New York.