Circle, 2010, 6 min

Minna Parkkinen, Moscow, Russia

Experimental, Films in Competition, Short Film

"Circle" illustrates the devastating sorrow caused by the death of a loved one, the interim survival, and slow recovery. The film, which is the final part of a trilogy, depicts the joy of life returning and the perception of beauty and mystery in everyday life.

North American Premiere, 35mm

Directed by Minna Parkkinen (Moscow, Russia)


Saturday, March 31 7:15pm

Films in Competition 8

New experimental, animated and documentary films from Peru, Finland, Japan and the U.S. including Suzan Pitt’s latest film, Visitation. Please arrive early - Pat Oleszko gives a special live performance

Michigan Theater (Main Auditorium)