Epoch

Tuomo Kangasmaa

The video introduces Martti, a technician and a member of the Space Exploration Society. It depicts a period in his life, between 1952 and 1970, told by himself. The focal moments of his life coincide with global events and make Martti a small part of the history of mankind.

Production Year
2003
Duration
00:07:58
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Epookki
Finnish Title
Epookki
English Title
Epoch
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Tuomo Kangasmaa (Author), Tuomo Kangasmaa (Director)
Press Photos
Tuomo Kangasmaa lives and works in Oulu Finland. He graduated from the Lahti Institute of Design and Fine Arts 2012 and the Netherlands Hoogeschool voor de Kunsten in 1992. In recent years he has made video works and installations that focus on traditional cinematic expression combining performance and documentary material. Kangasmaa has participated in exhibitions and festivals in Finland and abroad: e.g. Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden (2015), Rio de Janeiro International Short Film Festival - Curta Cinema, Brazil (2015), Baltic Biennale, St. Petersburg, Russia (2012), European Media Art Festival, Osnabruck, Germany (2007) and Exis Seoul, South Korea (2006).