Elsa

Elsa is an excellent miniature film by Marja Pensala, a cinematic satire that parodies the enthusiastic ”return to nature” of the trendy green idealists of the early 1980’s. It also offers a poignant and fresh view on women’s position in our society.
Albania
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1981

Director
Marja Pensala

Script
Marja Pensala

Cinematography
Kari Sohlberg

Editing
Marja Pensala

Production
Marja Pensala

Cast
Juha Olavinen
Pijo Ravattinen

Music
Matti Bergstro¨m

Awards
Audience Prize Vevey
First Prize Helsinki
Honorary Award Jussi Awards
Honorary Mention Tampere
Main Prize

Festivals
17th Festival on Wheels
BRIEF Finland