The Lost Soul

The Lost Soul
  • event type:WOMEX 15 Film Screening
  • date:22 Oct 2015
  • time:19:30 - 19:50
  • city/area:Budapest
  • venue:Müpa Budapest Cinema
  • country:Hungary
  • event submitted by:Piranha Arts

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Part of the 'Film Festival Highlights' film section.

Directed by Tommi Kainulainen.

Production Country and Year: Finland, 2014 | Produced by Art Company Puhti | Producer: Anne-Mari Kivimäki | Director of Photography: Aarne Tapola | Score: Anne-Mari Kivimäki | Stills: Aarne Tapola | Costumes: Jaana Kurttila | Editor: Tommi Kainulainen | World Sales: Anya Productions, Art Market | Language: Music only, silent film with English subtitles

The Lost Soul is a silent film that combines music and dance. Anne-Mari Kivimäki and Reetta-Kaisa Iles, members of the band Puhti, are the main performers of this visionary short film. The story tells of the devil’s appearance in the Karelian village of Suistamo in Russia, which was part of Finland before 1944.

Tommi Kainulainen, the director, as well as Anne-Mari Kivimäki and Reetta-Kaisa Iles, members of Puhti, will be present for a Q&A session after the screening.

See the full film programme.