MISSING LETTERS 1939-1945

Milja Viita

The letters of Aino and Allan Rusinen were hidden under the floor of an old house. More than fifty years later their children rewrote the letters on the basis of their own memories and visions. The original letters are still missing.

Production Year
2008
Duration
00:20:14
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
KADONNEET KIRJEET 1939-1945
Finnish Title
KADONNEET KIRJEET 1939-1945
English Title
MISSING LETTERS 1939-1945
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Milja Viita (Author), Milja Viita (Director), Milja Viita (Editor), Milja Viita (Producer), Milja Viita (Script), Teemu Nikki (Camera), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (Funder), VISEK (Funder), Milja Viita (Sound), Erja Holmström-Stockton (Translator)
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Milja Viita's (b.1974) installations and films consist of experimental and documentary elements. Her works have been exhibited in e.g. Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, Kunsthalle Helsinki, Mänttä Art Festival and in film and media art festivals internationally. Milja Viita lives and works in Porvoo, Finland. She graduated with MFA degree in Time and Space Arts from the Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki in 2005.