AikaMatka & Street Heroines
INES SÄRKKÄ, FINLAND, 2023
FINNISH | ENGLISH SUBTITLES | 20 MIN
AikaMatka is a film project made by Sirpa Skateboards, which consists of small moments gathered from along the way. All kinds of emotions and situations bubble up, but it is impossible to deny the joy that emanates from underneath it all.
Life is today, let's enjoy the ride!
Sirpa's journey so far has been driven by five women who are united by their love of skateboarding. The film features Susa, Teesu, Emma, Fia and Hanna, as well as other familiar characters from the spots.
The editing was done by the most wonderful Ines Särkkä!
ALEXANDRA HENRY, USA, 2021
SPANISH, PORTUGUESE, ENGLISH | ENGLISH SUBTITLES | 71 MIN
Female street artists have been overlooked for decades while their male counterparts have continued to gain acclaim. Street Heroines is the first documentary of its kind to capture the global outcry of women street artists. Setting out to raise the profiles of women in the growing subculture, the film follows three emerging artists from different corners of the world who use their art to fight inequality. Film will be seen in Real Deal's upstairs.
The screening is supported by Real Deal.