A Nature Documentary

Joel Karppanen

An essay film about simulated nature, forest animals, nature photographers and national parks, that combines ecocriticism and image critique, archival and modern day footage, natural soundscape and electronic birds. 

Production Year
2021
Duration
00:10:37
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Luontoelokuva
Finnish Title

Luontoelokuva

English Title

A Nature Documentary

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Joel Karppanen (Author), Joel Karppanen (Cinematographer), Ville Aalto (Composer), Joel Karppanen (Director), Joel Karppanen (Script), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (Funder), TAIKE (Funder), Kimmo Kaivanto Säätiö (Funder)
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Joel Karppanen (b. 1993) is a Finnish artist whose main mediums are documentary photography and essay films. Karppanen has received recognition including New Photo Journalist Award and Young Hero Grant in 2017. His first monograph 'Finnish Pastoral' was published in 2018. Karppanen had his first museum solo show in the Aine Art Museum in 2019. Furthermore his works have been exhibited in London, Vienna, Bratislava, Helsinki and Mänttä among others. Karppanen's works can be found in various public and private collections.