Sci-fi comedy Iron Sky finds distributor for Nordics

April 27, 2017

The sequel to the outlandish Finnish-German sci-fi cult film, Iron Sky, will world premiere in Finland next Valentine’s Day. Iron Sky: The Coming Race will be the second release in the Iron Sky trilogy.

Finnish TV format spreads to new countries

April 26, 2017

Finnish Back to Nature TV format has been optioned to Australia, the UK and South Africa to explore the countries’ nature locations, history and myths.

Tampere Jazz Happening awarded for adventure

April 25, 2017

Finnish jazz festival Tampere Jazz Happening is the winner of the 6th EJN Award for Adventurous Programming by the Europe Jazz Network (EJN).

Entertainment

Lappset brings play to the Dutch

April 20, 2017

Lappset Creative will deliver an indoor activity park, measuring approximately 3 000 square metres in size, to the Netherlands.

Tom of Finland hits new screens

April 18, 2017

The distribution rights of Tom of Finland have been sold to Kino Lorber in North America and Peccadillo Pictures in the UK.

Environment awareness more than a game in US

April 5, 2017

Neste has launched the educational EduCycle game based on the Paris Agreement on climate change, which sets out to teach children about CO2 emissions.

Flow Festival named one of Europe’s best

April 4, 2017

The Guardian has listed Helsinki’s annual Flow Festival as one of the best music festivals in Europe.

Santtu-Matias Rouvali to conduct Philharmonia

March 30, 2017

Britain’s Philharmonia Orchestra has appointed Santtu-Matias Rouvali as a principal guest conductor for the 2017/18 season.

Koukoi Games ties the knot with FoxNext Games

March 30, 2017

The Finnish game studio and developer of Crashing Season has announced a new partnership with FoxNext Games.

Amer Sports accelerates on skis in the US

March 29, 2017

Finnish sporting goods company Amer Sports Corporation has acquired iconic US ski brand Armada.

KopterCam showreel gets gold in New York

March 21, 2017

Finnish KopterCam has won the award for the best showreel at the New York City Drone Film Festival, the world’s first event dedicated to drone cinematography.