Immediately after the discovery of the daguerreotype photograph in the latter half of the nineteenth century, photography began to be used in anthropological research. The photograph was taken to be absolute truth. Occidental culture proved to itself its own superiority with photographs of "amoral, naked, primitive natives", whose bodily measurements proved undeniably that particular race's deficiencies.


Cast & Crew

Directed by: Milla Moilanen

Written by: Milla Moilanen

Cinematography: Pentti Keskimäki

Animation: Milla Moilanen

Nominations and Awards

  • European Short Film 1999