Membrane XI

Marjatta Oja

A film about the atmosphere of secrecy. It is as if something private, weird, even unpleasant was revealed. The character is hidden behind a dim glass that could be perceived as a sheltering sheeting between the audience and the artist.

Production Year
1990
Duration
00:07:41
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Kalvo XI
Finnish Title
Kalvo XI
English Title
Membrane XI
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Marjatta Oja (Author), Marjatta Oja (Director)
Press Photos
Marjatta Oja lives and works in Helsinki. She has studied in Free Art School in Helsinki, Accademia di Belle Arte in Milan and in the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts, where she completed her doctoral studies in 2011. Oja uses different media, mainly photographs, videos and objects. She aims to infuse image with depth, liveliness and three-dimensionality into “situational sculptures”. The works of Oja have been presented in exhibitions and events since the late 1980s in Finland, Scandinavia, Europe, Asia and the USA.