Is Not

Helinä Hukkataival

What is a human being? A man? A woman? Not a piece of clothing. Definitely part of the earth.
Production Year
2010
Duration
00:04:40
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Ei ole
Finnish Title
Ei ole
English Title
Is Not
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Helinä Hukkataival (Author), Helinä Hukkataival (Director), Mona Huber (Writer), Soile Iivonen (Camera), Sinikka Törmälä (Voice Over)
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Helinä Hukkataival has worked as a media and performance artist since 1969 and also as an art educator until 2001. She has astudied at Tampere University of Applied Sciences School of Art and Media. Her performances and video installations have been seen in numerous exhibitions in Finland and abroad. Since the 1990s, her work has concentrated in performance art, but is nowadays often combined with video. Her works deal with the search of universal in personal experiences. Hukkataival received The State Prize for Visual Art in 2004.