The Bench

Aimo Hyvärinen

A short film about Heikki Mäntymaa and his performance series The Bench in the summer of 2014. The relaxed film is also a portrait of Heikki and his life attitudes.

Production Year
2014
Duration
00:07:30
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Penkki
Finnish Title

Penkki

English Title

The Bench

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
Yes
Cast
Aimo Hyvärinen (Author), Aimo Hyvärinen (Cinematographer), Aimo Hyvärinen (Director), Aimo Hyvärinen (Editor), Aimo Hyvärinen (Sound Design), TAIKE (Funder), VISEK (Funder)
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Aimo Hyvärinen (b. 1952 in Keminmaa) is a media-artist, photographer, documentary film maker and media production teacher. He has studied in University of Industrial Arts (now Aalto University) and graduated as photographer (1981) and art pedagog (1995). He has studied also film producing and has MA in Digital Culture (Jyväskylä University 2007). He does documentary films, photo exhibitions and media art mainly using his own production company HiQ visual oy, located in Tampere. He is lecturing at JAMK University of Applied Sciences and is producing also other artist´s productions, like art videos and documentary films.