WASTE no.2. Wreck

Ijäs Jan

Wreck (Lampedusa, Italy, 2015) was filmed in 2014 and 2015 in the graveyard for refugee boats on the Italian island of Lampedusa. It is a story about how the value of garbage and rubbish can surprisingly change.

Production Year
2016
Duration
00:09:51
Type
Genre
Tags
Original Title
WASTE no.2 Wreck
Finnish Title

Hylky

English Title

WASTE no.2. Wreck

Production Countries
Finland,Italy
Dialogue
Yes
Sound
Yes
Cast
Jan Ijäs (Author), Ville Piippo (Cinematographer), Matti Ahopelto (Composer), Jan Ijäs (Director), Okku Nuutilainen (Editor), Jan Ijäs (Editor), Rebecca Clamp (Actor), YLE (Funder), AVEK - The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture (Funder), Finnish Film Foundation SES (Funder), Kirkon Mediasäätiö (Funder), Svante Colérus (Sound Design), Karina Horsti (Voice Over), Jan Ijäs (Voice Over)
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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.