2020-12-09

A Transformation of the City by the Sea (Stockholm)

Introducing a film by Jonas Myrstrand - A Transformation of the City by the Sea (Stockholm). 

A  focus in this film is on City of Stockholm and among others - Beckholmen post-shipyard area where we are taken by Iwona Preis from Intercult.

Discover a very interesting history of the Beckholmen area, which originally was a tar making base, then a shipyard, learn why and  how Stockholm managed to preserve this historic place. The film also shows other post shipyard heritage areas and tells us about their transformation and what become of them. Watch beautiful images of Stockholm and harbour area, both aerial and from the land in this very atmospheric film.

Jonas' role in Memory of Water project was to film/document how the project unravels.

Meet Jonas in person in this short video, where he introduces himself and places he visited during this project.

You can find more information about the artist and watch his other productions on MOW page.



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