Therapy Animal Story. Scenes from An Animal Marriage

Johanna Lecklin

A story of a Little Cat who accidentally married an Owl with magnificent eyes. The work intercuts between three readers reading the animal fairytale – a story that sounds very human indeed – and the toy animation showing the adventures of the Little Cat and the Owl.

Production Year
2010
Duration
00:14:04
Type
Genre
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Original Title
Terapiaeläinsatu. Kohtauksia eräästä eläinavioliitosta
Finnish Title
Terapiaeläinsatu. Kohtauksia eräästä eläinavioliitosta
English Title
Therapy Animal Story. Scenes from An Animal Marriage
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Johanna Lecklin (Author), Johanna Lecklin (Director), Wellu Mikkonen (Camera), Aleksi Rytkönen (Camera Assistant), Timo Luomanen (Color Grading), Lissu Marila (Lighting), Kerttu Lecklin (Performer), Aulikki Ritari (Performer), Hannele Rantala (Performer), Ralf Sandell (Post-prod Supervisor), Risto Hankala (Sound Design), Risto Hankala (Sound Recording), Konstsamfundet (Support), Finnish Academy of Fine Arts (Support), Arts Council of Finland (Support), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (Support), VISEK (Support), Finnish Cultural Foundation’s Uusimaa Foundation (Support), P. Mutasen Elokuvakonepaja (Support), Antony Bentley (Technical Consultant), Henri Tani (Title Sequences)
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Johanna Lecklin (b. 1972) graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in 2003 and studied in London at the Slade School of Fine Art, in UCL. Lecklin works with video and photography. Her video work is based on documentary, narrativity and performativity. Lecklin’s works have been presented in numerous exhibitions in Finland and abroad, including the City States exhibition at Liverpool Biennial (2010) and It’s a Setup at Contemporary Art Museum Kiasma in Helsinki (2010).

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