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.
Finnish films to screen in Poland
Two Finnish films have been chosen for the Warsaw Film Festival.
Beijing looks north for winter sports expertise
Finnish and Chinese education co-operation has taken another concrete step forward with the launch of a winter sport management degree, meant to provide Chinese students the knowhow to prepare for the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics.
Klaus Härö’s latest film sold internationally
Scandinavian distributor LevelK has inked a number of deals for Klaus Härö’s One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari), following its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF).
Language learning is child’s play with Playvation
This Espoo-based provider of digital language learning solutions allows your children to learn a foreign language with the help of the Moomins.
Fitness Village gets gamers moving
This Finnish mobile game hopes to encourage people to follow in the same footsteps as Pokémon Go.
Finnish horror-comedy picked for US festivals
Ilja Rautsi’s debut short film, Helsinki Mansplaining Massacre, will be on show at the New York Film Festival and at Austin’s Fantastic Fest at the end of September.
Hisome picked up by PlayStack
Finnish game developer Hisome has moved to majority ownership of London-based game publisher PlayStack, for an undisclosed sum.