Wasteland

Näsänen Elena

A feminist western about environmental activists. Five women walk on an arid plain. In the afternoon they hide in the woods from a patrolling helicopter. As the sun sets, they reach an industrial site and break in.

Production Year
2009
Duration
00:14:58
Type
Genre
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Original Title
Wasteland
Finnish Title
Wasteland
English Title
Wasteland
Production Countries
Finland,Australia
Dialogue
No
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Sound
Yes
Cast
Elena Näsänen (Author), Evan Papageorgiou (Cinematographer), Elena Näsänen (Director), Elena Näsänen (Editor), Elena Näsänen (Producer), Elena Näsänen (Writer), Reece Jones (Assistant Director), Mark Collins (Camera Assistant), Laura Boynes (Cast), Janet Meaney (Cast), Adelina Larsson (Cast), Payal Sehgal Mahajan (Cast), Bridget Le May (Cast), Willis Yee (Gaffer), Kearon de Clouet (Sound Design), Izabela Pluta (Still Photography)
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Elena Näsänen

Born: 1968

Elena Näsänen (b.1968) is a visual artist who works with film and video installations. She has studied in Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki and The Slade School of Fine Art in London. In her works she combines elements of traditional cinema to video installation. The sound is always essential in her works. Her works has been shown in several exhibitions and film and video festivals. For example in Helsinki Kunsthalle, Marco Museum Vigo, The Anna Akhmatova Museum, St. Petersburg, Kyoto Art Center, Mediamatic Amsterdam, FACT Liverpool, Anthology Film Archives New York, La casa Ensendida Madrid, Tate Modern London, ZKM Karlsruhe, Rotterdam Film Festival.