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Optical sound
Mika Taanila

Office technology becomes obsolete very quickly. Old tools transform into musical instruments of the future. The film is based on ‘Symphony #2 for Dot Matrix Printers’, composed by [The User].

Keywords Sound, Music, Abstract
Aspect ratio 1.78:1 (4:3 Letterbox)
Prod. format Generic SD-video
Duration 00:06:00
Language No dialogue
Color Color
Year 2005
Latest screening Jan 26, 2006
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About the artist

Mika Taanila (born 1965) has studied cultural anthropology at Helsinki University and graduated from Lahti Institute of Design, video dept. in 1992. Lives and works in Helsinki as free film director and video teacher at Academy of Fine Arts. Producer on new media arts in the Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture in Finland.