8.1. — 31.1.2021

Risto-Pekka Blom:

Single channel video, 11 min, 2021

Calls go to voice mail. Lonely cars and street lights roam the highway by night. People at the street view are connected by threads. The patient leads a perfect life.

Please leave a message after the tone is a story about disconnection, about the struggle with real life encounters and about living outside of your own life.

Supported by:
AVEK, The Promotion Centre for Audiovisual Culture
TAIKE, Arts Promotion Centre Finland

Risto-Pekka Blom graduated from Tampere Polytechnic School of Art and Media in 2005. Since then Blom’s video art and experimental short films have been exhibited in festivals and events in over twenty countries. His film Theme Park (2015) has won the Main Prize at Tampere Film Festival and Helsinki Short Film Festival in 2015.