After a hard day’s work, a man relaxes by enjoying TV programmes, until one of them transports him through the screen into another time and place.
Emergenssi is a surrealist fantasy adventure shot on 16mm film. Designed entirely as an audio-visual experience, the film features no dialogue.
Saloranta and Taivainen lead a new direction in visual entertainment!
The images are sensationally mysterious!
Duration: 29 minutes 26 seconds
Aspect ratio: 1.37:1
Tero Valovuori as Man
Ida Teeri as Woman
Pentti Koivuniemi as The Mask
Written and directed by
Henri Saloranta & Toivo Taivainen
Sound recording, mixing and producing by
Original soundtrack in co-operation with
Heikki Mäenpää – concert saw and five string kantele
Minoru Fushimi – biwa
Heikki Mäenpää, Harjula Production Ltd.
In co-operation with
Kalevala Women’s Association