Finnish documentary film heads to Amsterdam
Virpi Suutari’s documentary film Entrepreneur (Yrittäjä) has been picked for the Masters Selection of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA).
Audiodraft finds the right pitch for Team Sweden
The Swedish national football team is upping the ante in terms of its brand identity by creating a new anthem with the help of Finnish audio branding agency Audiodraft.
Minifiddlers brings violin to wider audience
International Minifiddlers, a programme launched by Helsinki-based Caprice, could make violin teaching a reality in primary schools and after-school clubs.
Human Part gets a grand opening in Tallinn
Director Juha Lehtola’s latest film, Human Part, will hit the big screen with a bang at the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival.
Finnish TV series lands global distribution deal
Hong Kong-based Lightning International has acquired the global distribution rights for Magic of Lapland, by inking an agreement with production company NTRNZ media and magician-illusionist Henri Kemppainen.
CoPlays strikes deal with FC Barcelona
Finnish coaching app CoPlays has signed a collaboration agreement with sports giant FC Barcelona.
Linda Liukas makes it onto Forbes top 50
Forbes has included Finnish children’s book author Linda Liukas on its list of Europe’s Top 50 Women in Tech.
Finnish film having a good run in the Americas
Finnish comedy Heavy Trip (Hevi reissu) has hit cinemas across the US. Meanwhile in Brazil, several Finnish films will feature at the São Paulo International Film Festival.
Finnish film to have a good showing in Singapore
A Finnish film festival featuring 13 full-length Finnish films will be held in Singapore’s The Projector cinema between 11 and 21 October.
SuperPark sparks excitement in Asia
Finnish adventure and activity park SuperPark has opened its Chinese flagship at Suzhou Olympic Park and has plans to expand to Singapore in November.