A retired statesman, the embodiment of economic growth and progress, is trying to come to terms with the disorientating reality of the ecological crisis. The character is based on former Finnish State Secretary Raimo Sailas.
capitalism, crises, ecology, fiction, interviews, political art, politics, portraits (works of art )
Nestori Syrjälä (Author), Pulkkinen Anssi (Cinematographer), Nestori Syrjälä (Director), Nestori Syrjälä (Editor), Nestori Syrjälä (Script), Esko Roine (Actor), HIAP (Funder), Frame Contemporary Art Finland (Funder), Ministry of Education and Culture (Funder), Nestori Syrjälä (Sound Design)
Nestori Syrjälä (b. 1983) works with sculpture, installation and video. For the past ten years he has been obsessed with the crisis in human relations with the environment, the Anthropocene. He has studied in the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts and the Royal Institute of Art in Stockholm, Sweden. He is a member of the Mustarinda association.