seven waters Photo: Johan Markusson

Seven Waters

Seven Waters is a fairy-tale with a boy moving stones between seven waters to make his mother come back. A wise man is giving him advice.

Permanent video installation for two screens placed in Storsjöbadet (public baths), Östersund, Sweden. A commission for Statens konstråd in cooperation with the municipality of Östersund.

Some stills from the two-screen video installation
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The boy meets a wise man who tells him, if he can move seven stones between seven waters his wish will come true.

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The start of his journey. Under water he meets another world.

Video installation: Gunilla Leander
Director of Photography
- Above water: Ulf Aneer
- Under water: Tony Holm, Armin Mück
Cast:
The Boy: Jesper Munkeby
The Wise man: Nils-Axel Didriksson (Didrik)
Several people from Östersund
Technical engineer: Petter Feltenstedt

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Seven Waters sets the imagination spinning, regardless of age, and can give visitors to the swimming baths an experience of water as something magical and fascinating.
Kirse Junge-Stevnsborg

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© Gunilla Leander