Snowplay – from The Farewell to Snow Film Trilogy

Farewell to Snow
Photo: Sanni Priha.

Original title: Lumileikki – trilogiasta Jäähyväiset lumelle
Genre: Documentary
Duration: appr. 15’
Script: Jarkko Kela & Sanni Priha
Director: Sanni Priha
Script: Finnish Film Foundation / Eero Tammi
Development: AVEK Mediarata
Production: Kone Foundation
Artist grants: Kone Foundation,
Finnish Cultural Foundation.
Filmed: 100%
Phase: In post-production
Forums: Ji.hlava New Visions Forum: Europe 2022
Premiere: 2024, not fixed
Producer: Tuuli Penttinen-Lampisuo /
Poike Productio

Snowplay tells about the joy, vitality, and pleasure that human beings get from snow. A transformation takes place in a poet who throws herself into playing with snow. The play leads the poet to explore and expand her understanding of the relationship with nature, its sensuality and erotic energy.