Jari KALLIO (Finland) is one half of the performance-based artist duo MSL's. This duo, founded in 2008, focuses on collaborations in various forms. Recurring themes in their work are compulsions, rituals, gender, sexuality and isolation. Bridge over Troubled Water (2016) and Fruits of the Loom (2019) were made in collaboration with artist Jaakko Pallasvuo.
(all short selection) Bridge over Troubled Water (2016, co-dir), Fruits of the Loom (2019, co-dir)
More info: msl.tf
Jari Kallio at IFFR
Bridge over Troubled Water
This film re-imagines 1960s musical duo Simon & Garfunkel as time-travelling protagonists and follows them as they navigate past, present and future post-human landscapes.
Fruits of the Loom
In search of unrealised paradises, a communist and a capitalist break into summer homes to build a new future.