A good-humoured depiction of a peaceful summer's day and a small boy's eager attempt at spinning around without collapsing. The infectiously carefree spirit makes everything else disappear.
Santtu Koivu (Author), Santtu Koivu (Director)
Santtu Koivu lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. She graduated from Lahti Institute of Fine Arts in 2005. She works mainly with experimental video. Her works often focus on a person, telling a story through hands or body movement. Her videos convey a sense of carefree playfulness. Koivu's work has been displayed in Finland, Ireland, Germany and Greece. In 2009, her video “Iris” won the award for Best Video Art in the International Film Festival of Patras City in Greece. Her works are in the collections of e.g. Finnish State and Helsinki Art Museum.