DOK Leipzig 28 October – 3 November 2019
62nd International Leipzig Festival for Documentary and Animated Film
DOK Leipzig Film Festival

Tell Me


Tell Me


CATALOGUE TEXT
“Do you know this bird?”, the host of the Finnish television show “The Apple Tree” asked in 1979. One could guess finch. To be followed later by hooded crows and a grey-brown nightingale that is good at hiding and only betrays its presence by its song. Birds are at the centre of this found footage film compiled from private and publicly accessible material – and the question of what stories humans read into nature.

Frederik Lang

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Credits
Original Title: Kerro minulle Country: Finland Year: 2019 Language: Finnish Subtitle: English, German Runtime: 8 min. Format: HD Videofile (ProRes 422 HQ 1080p) Color: Colour Director: Azar Saiyar Producer: Azar Saiyar Editor: Azar Saiyar Sound: Johannes Vartola Script: Azar Saiyar
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