Petrified

Parkkinen Minna

A buried childhood secret that has petrified into a statue of a smiling girl.

Production Year
2023
Duration
00:09:54
Tyyppi
Asiasana
Original Title
Hymytyttö
Finnish Title

Hymytyttö

English Title

Petrified

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Minna Parkkinen (Author), Minna Parkkinen (Cinematographer), Marita Hällfors (Cinematographer), Minna Parkkinen (Director), Tuula Mehtonen (Editor), Minna Parkkinen (Script), Janne Jankeri (Sound Design), Tommi Korpela (Actor), Essi Patrakka (Actor), Jenni Kitti (Actor), Taiteen edistämiskeskus (Funder), Suomen elokuvasäätiö (Funder), VISEK (Funder), AVEK (Funder), Jaana Parkkinen (Funder)
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Minna Parkkinen

Born: 1964

Minna Parkkinen is a visual artist and filmmaker who lives and works in Turku. Parkkinen is currently working on digital film formats but has also extensive experience working with hand processed analogue film, which she studied in Spain and the United States. Her works deal with human emotion and the subconscious, and her films have been characterised as poetic. Parkkinen has also transferred the images of the films to other materials. Her experimental films have been screened at more than 30 international film festivals and galleries, and the films have been awarded with honorable mentions.