Homo sapiens

Koivumäki Juhani

Homo sapiens is a short film about a family whose entire life happens in their home. They have no contact with their species partners and live under constant surveillance. The family knows nothing but the prevailing circumstances. Not even the viewer knows who is watching them.

Production Year
2024
Duration
00:07:17
Tyyppi
Asiasana
Original Title
Homo sapiens
English Title

Homo sapiens

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Juhani Koivumäki (Author), Ville Piippo (Cinematographer), Ville Katajala (Composer), Juhani Koivumäki (Director), Juhani Koivumäki (Editor), Toni Pasanen (Editor), Juhani Koivumäki (Producer), Elokuvaosuuskunta Paraika (Producer), Juhani Koivumäki (Script), Ville Katajala (Sound Design), Suvi Seppälä (Actor), Santeri Töyry (Actor), Markus Eskola (Actor), Martta Ollikainen (Actor), Suomen Kulttuurirahasto (Funder), AVEK (Funder)
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Juhani Koivumäki (b. 1981) received his MFA degree from the Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki in 2008, a Masters of Theology from the University of Helsinki in 2021, and a Masters of Buddhist Studies from the University of Hong Kong in 2022. With his film and media art colleagues, Koivumäki founded the Film Co-operative Paraika in 2016.