Jaakko Pallasvuo (*1987, Finland)
2018, Finland, 8:12 min.
English; no subtitles
VAFT screening: Relationships Thu 23.5. ◷ 18-20 @ Kino Diana
The filmmaker tiredly narrates a stereotypical, imagined encounter between a man and woman, aboard two different ships passing each other in the night.
Jaakko Pallasvuo is an internet-based artist working in Helsinki and Berlin. He has studied at the Finnish Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki. His semi-autobiographical video essays revolve around how identities are constructed and performed in networked media environments. Pallasvuo’s work has been shown e.g. at Higher Pictures Gallery in New York.