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Life on Snow

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ABOUT THE FILM

A short film that showcases the interaction between invertebrates and their environment, a forest covered with snow. There is life in the winter, from springtails to stoneflies, despite temperatures of below 0℃.

Credit

DIRECTOR'S DATA

Nationality:
Finland
Activities:
Miikka Friman films nature and studies media oriented topics at an upper secondary school located in Vantaa, Finland. His films have received several awards in Europe and since 1997, his focus has been on damselflies and dragonflies. Miikka is one of the 12 founders of the Finnish Dragonfly Society and he is a deputy member of the society's government. He tries his best in capturing insects in their natural habitat.

Screening / Award history:
Minun elokuvani 2007, Finland:
Four short films directed by Miikka Friman received an significant incentive (it is the only prize that is distributed in the film festival).

FVL short film festival 2007, Finland:
1st prize in the youth category for the film Dragonflies of the Stream.

8 people voted

unishiro
2010-01-03 21:04:18

透明感が美しい。小さなものに向ける愛もいいと思う。

tsuka
2009-12-09 01:29:58

cute

marimo2
2009-11-25 01:06:04

虫は苦手だけどとても楽しく見れた。
それにしても映像を見てるだけでこっちも寒くなってしまう。

Miikka Friman
2009-08-21 03:23:39

Thank you for everyone who has watched the film! :)

HighWayMan
2009-08-19 17:24:51

daddykins
2009-08-19 07:18:36

Mikka keep doing what you do so extremely well. What can I say except I loved the piece. It touched my mind and my heart. Simply exquiste!

Vladimir
2009-08-19 07:04:32

sosune
2009-08-18 12:11:51

beautiful...

christan
2009-08-18 06:41:12

jorma
2009-08-16 05:39:43

Good ! nature not talks!