Sort of Sibelius! 8 Fictional Short Documentaries

Sort of Sibelius! 8 Fictional Short Documentaries

Posted on 6 Oct 2015

 

Jean Sibelius updated. Eight expert views on the composer’s personality. Sort of Sibelius! gives you a different perspective on Sibelius. The focus is not on the music, but on the person. The genre is fictional short documentary, with both acted drama and animation tricks. The commentator is Kaija Saariaho, a composer herself. Other interviewees are experts from various fields of life; a doctor, a couples therapist, a wine connoisseur and a wilderness guide to name a few. There is also possibility to plunge into the life of Sibelius with the Sibkompassi application. Each one-minute video gives you a new chance to meet both Sibelius the composer and Sibelius the person. More about Sort of Sibelius! and the Sibkompassi application: http://yle.fi/aihe/ohjelma/sehan-sibelius (only in Finnish)