Jaakko PALLASVUO (1987, Finland) is a filmmaker, writer, performer and artist. His work deals with hierarchies, feelings and social arrangements. He works with video, ceramics, texts and images. His work has been exhibited in various museums. His first book, Scorched Earth, was published in 2015. Bridge over Troubled Water (2016) was Pallasvuo's second film project to screen at IFFR, following Picasso (2014). Fruits of the Loom (2019) won the 2019 EMAF Award.
(selection, all short) Picasso (2014), Sacre (2015), Bridge over Troubled Water (2016), Heterosexual Love Story (2018), Fruits of the Loom (2019, co-dir), Hole (2019)
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Jaakko Pallasvuo at IFFR
Bridge over Troubled Water
Fruits of the Loom
In search of unrealised paradises, a communist and a capitalist break into summer homes to build a new future.
Holes, ripped jeans, open-pit mining and doubting Thomas. This obsession with holes is really getting out of hand.