Island

Salla Myllylä

Cars move by behind a painted surface. A traffic island with small pine trees is revealed by scratching the painted surface. Trams and people pass by. The traffic island is a strange piece of urban nature.

Production Year
2017
Duration
00:02:50
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
Saari
Finnish Title

Saari

English Title

Island

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
No
Sound
No
Cast
Salla Myllylä (Author), Salla Myllylä (Cinematographer), Salla Myllylä (Director), Salla Myllylä (Editor), Salla Myllylä (Producer), Salla Myllylä (Script)
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Salla Myllylä lives and works in Helsinki. She graduated from Free Art School in 2009 and from the Academy of Fine Arts, University of the Arts Helsinki in 2014. Her work moves between drawing, painting and moving images, and is always site specific. Myllylä’s works have been presented in exhibitions at e.g. Gallery Huuto Jätkäsaari in Helsinki (2015, 2013), Frankfurter Kunstverein (2014), Charlottenborg Kunsthal in Copenhagen (2017, 2012) and in festivals such as Tampere Film Festival (2016), Japan Media Arts Festival (2016) and ja Minimalen Short Film Festival in Trondheim (2016).