Dream Land

Tellervo Kalleinen

In a wide-ranging media campaign Kalleinen & Kochta-Kalleinen asked Finnish people to send them descriptions of the dreams that featured the current president of Finland. Out of the 85 they received, the artists chose 20 that they dramatized and shot.

Production Year
2009
Duration
01:00:00
Type
Tags
Original Title
Unimaa
Finnish Title
Unimaa
English Title
Dream Land
Production Countries
Finland
Dialogue
Yes
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Alexander Burov (Cinematographer), Kaspars Brakis (Cinematographer), Tellervo Kalleinen (Author), Tellervo Kalleinen (Director), Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen (Director), Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen (Editor), Tellervo Kalleinen (Editor), Tellervo Kalleinen (Producer), Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen (Producer), Lise Holberg (Actor), Miika Muranen (Actor), Teija Himmelroos (Actor), Tuulia Leppilampi (Actor)
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Tellervo Kalleinen is a visual artist based in Helsinki, Finland. She graduated as MFA from the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts in 2003. She works with video, performance, intervention and events. Most of her works are participatory and based on creative collaboration. Since 2003, she has worked with Oliver Kochta-Kalleinen. The works of the artist duo are participatory by nature. Most recent works tackle the human relationship with society through means of film. Kalleinen and Kochta-Kalleinen have participated in exhibitions around the world, including Ars Electronica Center in Linz, Austria (2010), MoMA P.S.1 in New York (2008), Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (2010) and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma in Helsinki (2014). Kalleinen and Kochta-Kalleinen won the prestigious Ars Fennica Award in 2014.