APEIRON

HOLLOW SKY

By Maria RUOTSALA

GALLOPING FILMS - as SALES All rights, World

Drama - Completed 2013

Umbra is a scientist who wants to prove his theory that human beings are ruled by chance and devoid of any purpose, and as a consequence some become evil and cruel.

    • Year of production
    • 2013
    • Genres
    • Drama, Science-fiction
    • Countries
    • FINLAND
    • Languages
    • FINNISH
    • Duration
    • 90 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Maria RUOTSALA
    • Writer(s)
    • Maria RUOTSALA
    • Producer(s)
    • Merja RITOLA (Koskela Art & Media House)
    • Synopsis
    • Umbra, a scientist who has dedicated his life for science and logic is studying Evil. He heads a research institute together with his colleague and lover Irina, his patients being both criminals and victims. He wants to prove his theory that, viewed from the viewpoint of infinity, human’s life is ruled by chance and devoid of any purpose.
      Umbra’s theory and his world are tested when Iris and his patients challenge him, and ultimately his own mind. Now facing all the rage, horror and suffering he has examined in his patients with detachment, finally falls victim to his own theory.
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