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Sanni Priha

Finland

Biography

SANNI PRIHA is a Helsinki based filmmaker and performance artist. She has studied Film and Drama in London (Queen Mary, University of London) and is currently finishing her MA Degree in Documentary filmmaking in Aalto University, ELO Film School Helsinki.

Filmography:
2013 Radical
2013 A propos du ballet  short film ELO Film School Helsinki Production
2012 Self-Portrait
2012 All the Houses We Live In 2010 Land for Playing Out Life
2009 Terrasofia
2009 Helsinki in Motion

radical

Radical

Radikaali (Orig.) / 2013 / Finland / 14 min

Radicalism in the West is perceived as a threat to freedom. Today Islam carries the stigma of the word. Abeer is a Jordanian woman, a devout Muslim. She works in a non-governmental organization, and on "Heaven" Radio Station. What are her hopes and what does she dream of? What does it mean to be radical?

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