Lotta Petronella

Lotta Petronella_ohjaaja_HEM. NågonstansLotta Petronella (born 1972) is trained as a fine artist in London and made her first short documentary film in 2001. She has since then made short experimental films that have been shown in galleries and film festivals around the world. In 2008 Petronella made her first feature length documentary film Women of the Islands which received critical acclaim. Her work often explores existential questions as “Where are we going?”.

DocPoint is screening her latest film HOME. Somewhere.. The film follows men who are living in places where land meets the boundless sea, and where life, and the whole human body, are connected with the surrounding nature.

Filmography:
Wonderland (2001)
Women of the Islands (2008)
HOME. Somewhere. (2014)