Before standing in front of the camera and placing the cooking pot on her head, a woman listens to a song, the rhythm of which she tries to remember in front of the camera by drumming on the pot.
Eeva-Mari Haikala (Author), Eeva-Mari Haikala (Cinematographer), Eeva-Mari Haikala (Director), Eeva-Mari Haikala (Editor), Eeva-Mari Haikala (Script), Eeva-Mari Haikala (Sound Design)
Eeva-Mari Haikala is a visual artist working mostly with video, photography and performance. Haikala was awarded a practise-as-research PhD from Roehampton University’s (London) Drama, Theatre and Performance department. In her art and research, Haikala is interested in questions such as representation of body, autobiography, historiography. The works of Haikala have been presented in exhibitions and festivals since the early 2000s.
Three minutes attempt to be still (the day when mum was operated)
2007 / 00:03:01 / Single channel
What if you had a second chance with the one that got away?
2006 / 00:06:50 / Single channel