Film tells about Maria, living with arthritis. She doesn’t like the rehabilitative attitude of her new care robot. One night Maria re-programs the robot to fulfill her true needs. The robot becomes her living will and protector against the violent behavior of personal assistants.
autonomy (cognition), disability, experimental films, fiction, human rights, media art, programming, robotics, robots
Reflector of Living Will
Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Author), Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Cinematographer), Kevin MacLeod (Composer), Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Director), Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Editor), Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Producer), Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Script), Milla-Emilia Mutka (Actor), Meccanoid 2.0 XL (Actor), Marja Pelkonen (Actor), Koneen säätiö (Funder), Jenni-Juulia Wallinheimo-Heimonen (Sound Design)
Jenni-Juulia is a multidisciplinary artist, speaker and a disability activist. She lectures about political disability art, aesthetics of assistive devices and issues related to women with disabilities. She has facilitated social art workshops and participated in exhibitions in Finland and abroad. In 2019, she received the State Prize for Multidisciplinary Art and in 2016 the Municipal Art Award of Nurmijärvi. She has osteogenesis imperfecta as a piquant characteristic.