Social Connection

Ijäs Jan

The film's dialogue has been copied from online forums as is, with no editing. Many times these "faceless" online conversations end up to a very surreal limbo.

Production Year
2016
Duration
00:12:58
Type
Tags
Original Title
Sosiaalinen yhteys
Finnish Title

Sosiaalinen yhteys

English Title

Social Connection

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Jan Ijäs (Author), Aarne Tapola (Cinematographer), Heikki Färm (Cinematographer), Jan Ijäs (Director), Rebecca Viitala (Actor), Juha-Pekka Mikkola (Actor), Jonna Järnefelt (Actor), Carl-Kristian Rundman (Actor), Jukka Jalkanen (Actor), Esa Anttila (Actor), Saara Kotkaniemi (Actor), Matti Onnismaa (Actor), Jukka Voutilainen (Actor), Pietari Peltola (Camera Assistant), Petri Falkenberg (Color Grading), Okku Nuutilainen (Editor), Joona Louhivuori / Finnish Film Foundation SES (Funder), Tomi Lauri (Set Designer), Karri Niinivaara (Sound Design)
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Jan Ijäs

Born: 1975

Media artist and film director Jan Ijäs (b. 1975) studied documentary film making at the Department of Film, Television and Scenography at the Aalto University in Helsinki. His work can be described as a blend of avant garde, experimental media art and documentary film making. His films have been screened at more than 200 Finnish and international film festivals and as installations in museums and art galleries. He has won numerous awards, including the Finnish Risto Jarva Prize in 2011 for SWEET MOV(I)E, Raft of the Médusa, film about immigration won Amnesty International Award 2018 at the IndieLisboa film festival in Portugal.