A proud presentation by STELLAR ENGINE!
A breakthrough in Finnish cinema!

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.

Pioneering cinematography!
Saloranta and Taivainen lead a new direction in visual entertainment!
The images are sensationally mysterious!

Duration: 29 minutes 26 seconds
Format: 16mm
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
Patrik Seljas

Original soundtrack in co-operation with
Heikki Mäenpää – concert saw and five string kantele
Minoru Fushimi – biwa

Associate producer
Heikki Mäenpää, Harjula Production Ltd.

In co-operation with
Kalevala Women’s Association