A night club bouncer is disgusted by all the violence and repression towards the disadvantaged on the street. So, he sews himself a costume and resolves to help.
Three Questions for the Director
1. Short Film has a unique way of telling stories and exploring themes. What is it that fascinates you about the short format?
Aleksi Salmenperä: The Freedom to not explain. The shorter the film the less explanation it requires to exist!
2. The program your film is selected for is called “Embracing your Instinct”: What connection do you see between your film and that title?
Aleksi Salmenperä: This shortfilm is all about instinct rather than ration.
3. What film has inspried you most to make films yourself and what part of it do you see in your own work?
Aleksi Salmenperä: Probably Down by Law by Jim Jarmuch.
Actor: Jani Volanen
Screenplay: Jani Volanen
Director of Photography: Heikki Färm
Producer: Mikko Tenhunen
Director: Aleksi Salmenperä
Sales Agent: Sarah Dombrink
Editor: Samu Heikkilä
Sound Design: Kirka Sainio