Year of the Rooster

Arlander Annette

Part 1. I am walking with a red scarf on my shoulders past the camera from left to right, from South East towards North West on the western cliffs of Harakka island, 48 times, approximately once a week 8.1. - 31.12. 2005.
Part 2. I am standing with a red scarf on my shoulders with the camera behind me on the western cliffs of Harakka island looking out to sea 48 times, on the same occasions.
Part 3. I am standing with a red scarf on my shoulders with the camera behind me further down on the western cliffs of Harakka island looking out to sea, on the same occasions.
Part 4. I am sitting with a red scarf on my shoulders with the camera behind me on the western cliffs of Harakka island looking out to sea, on the same occasions.
Part 5. The cliff on Harakka island, video filmed 48 times on the same occasions.

Production Year
2006
Duration
00:31:37
Tyyppi
Asiasana
Original Title
Kukon vuosi
Finnish Title
Kukon vuosi
English Title
Year of the Rooster
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Sound
Yes
Cast
Annette Arlander (Author), Annette Arlander (Director), Annette Arlander (Editor), Annette Arlander (Camera), Annette Arlander (Performer)
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Annette Arlander is a Helsinki-based artist, researcher and a pedagogue, one of the pioneers of Finnish performance art and a trailblazer of artistic research. She graduated as a director from Theatre Academy in 1981 and as Doctor of Art in 1999. Arlander was Professor of Performance Art and Theory at Theatre Academy 2001–13, Professor of Artistic Research 2015-16 at University of the Arts Helsinki and visiting professor at Stockholm University of the Arts. Her art work focuses on performing (in, with, through) landscape by means of video or recorded voice, in the border zone between performance art, video and environmental art.

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