The Deluge

Jenni Luhta

Syndafloden (“The Deluge”) is the first full-length film by Jenni and Lauri Luhta. It is based on Leonardo da Vinci’s more than 500-year-old prophecies and riddles, which in the film are narrated by Swedish-speaking Death, played by Jenni Luhta. The film shows the crises of the present world and the images of contemporary culture through Leonardo's words and visions.

Production Year
2020
Duration
01:21:20
Type
Tags
Original Title
Syndafloden
English Title

The Deluge

Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Jenni Luhta (Author), Jenni Luhta (Cinematographer), Lauri Luhta (Composer), Lauri Luhta (Director), Jenni Luhta (Director), Jenni Luhta (Editor), Lauri Luhta (Producer), Jenni Luhta (Script), Jenni Luhta (Sound Design), Jenni Luhta (Actor), Lauri Luhta (Actor), TAIKE (Funder), Paulon Säätiö (Funder), VISEK (Funder)
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Jenni Luhta (née Markkanen) is a visual artist based in Helsinki. She produces pictures primarily by digital image-processing. Out of the images she constructs video and installation works, the writer and narrator of which she herself acts as. Additionally, Luhta writes aphorisms, performs speeches and plays live and composes music. She works with her husband Lauri Luhta.