The Raft of the Medusa

Ijäs Jan

Production Year
2017
Duration
00:18:00
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Le Radeau de la Méduse
Finnish Title

Medusan lautta

English Title

The Raft of the Medusa

Production Countries
Finland,France,Spain,Italy
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Jan Ijäs (Author), Jan Ijäs (Cinematographer), Ville Piippo (Cinematographer), Matti Ahopelto (Composer), Jan Ijäs (Director), Jan Ijäs (Editor), Jan Ijäs (Script), Karri Niinivaara (Sound Design), Rebecca Clamp (Narrator)
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Jan Ijäs

Born: 1975

Media artist and film director Jan Ijäs (b. 1975) studied documentary film making at the Department of Film, Television and Scenography at the Aalto University in Helsinki. His work can be described as a blend of avant garde, experimental media art and documentary film making. His films have been screened at more than 200 Finnish and international film festivals and as installations in museums and art galleries. He has won numerous awards, including the Finnish Risto Jarva Prize in 2011 for SWEET MOV(I)E, Raft of the Médusa, film about immigration won Amnesty International Award 2018 at the IndieLisboa film festival in Portugal.