Polte

Flame

2018 15 min. Finland Sami van Ingen

Official Section - Short Films

 

 

 

 

Production
Mika Taanila, Jussi Eerola

Director
Sami van Ingen

Cast
Rakel Leino, Regina Linnanheimo, Kille Oksanen, Pera Otso

Synopsis
A fractured melodrama, based on damaged frames from the only remaining nitrate reel of the lost feature film FALLEN ASLEEP WHEN YOUNG (Teevo Tulio, 1937). All screening prints and the negative of the film were destroyed in a 1959 studio fire.

Format
DCP, Color

International Sales
AV-arkki - Distribution Centre for Finnish Media Art

Filmography
2018 POLTE / FLAME [short]
2012 HATE [short]
2010 STAGECOACH [short]
2000 DAYS [short]
1987 BUTTER [short]

Notes
Festivals: Rotterdam, Karlovy Vary, Edinburgh

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