COLD STORAGE

About

In this dance film set on a desolate arctic shore, a lonely fisherman discovers his prehistoric counterpart frozen in the ice, and thaws him out as his newfound soul brother.

Screens with

2017 Program

OPENING NIGHT PROGRAM--BROKEN TONGUE

Friday, November 3, 2017--7:00 PM

Country

Finland

Genre

Narrative dance

Year

2016

Runtime

9 min.

Language

No dialoge

Subtitles

None

Credits

Director

Thomas Freundlich

Producers

Aino Halonen

Writers

Thomas Freundlich, Valtteri Raekallio

Music

Kimmo Pahjonen

Cinematograohy

Thomas Freundlich

Editing

Jukka Nykänen

Production Design

Aino Koski

Costume Design

Venla Takkinen

Makeup

Kati Juara

Sound

Akseli Soini

Visual Effects

Eero Vlhavainen

CAST

Valtteri Raekallio

Fisherman

Eero Vesterinen

Iceman

Artist Bio

Thomas Freundlich is one of the leading practitioners in Finland’s vibrantly growing independent dance film scene. Mr. Freundlich’s work ranges from dance shorts, documentary work, performance videography and 3D projects to music videos and projection design for the stage. His work has been seen at dozens of film festivals worldwide as well as broadcast TV both in Finland and internationally. From 2012 to 2014, Mr. Freundlich was the co-artistic director of Finland’s Loikka dance film festival.

Cold Storage has appeared at over 70 Film Festivals worldwide including Nordic Film Days, the Brest European Short Film Festival, the International Dance Festival of Barcelona, the LA Dance Film Festival (Standard Vision Showcase Award), the Nashville Film Festival, Seattle Shortsfest, the Melbourne International Film Festival, and the San Francisco Dance Film Festival.