Mörk-Ö

MÖRK-Ö

HD video, 16:9
Stereo
Duration: 2’50”
Year: 2011

Mörk-Ö is a bogeyman (fin. ‘mörkö’) or a dark island (swe. ‘en mörk ö’). The video deals with hysteria and emotional and spiritual violence. The video has been filmed on Seili Island in Finland. It’s an old place of exile for people with lepers and mental problems. After year 1889 the hospital of Seili became the mental hospital for women only.

CAST
Laura Lehtinen
Laura Mykkänen

Writer, director, cinematographer, editor & music: Tiina Lehikoinen