Hobbyhorse fever spreads all over
Finland’s Hobbyhorse Revolution documentary has gathered plenty of attention, and soon it’ll be available for the curious to see.
Finnish short film rates a mention at Cannes
‘Katto’ (The Ceiling) has received a special mention from the jury at the Cannes film festival.
Angry Birds Movie 2 spreads its wings
Rovio Entertainment is again teaming up with Columbia Pictures to bring the birds and piggies to screens around the globe.
Saara Lamberg’s Innuendo wins in California
Finnish-Australian Saara Lamberg’s film Innuendo has won the Best Narrative Feature Film award at the Fine Arts Film Festival in Venice, United States.
Finnish documentary awarded in Italy
Finnish documentary film ‘Neljä elementtiä – maa, vesi, ilma, tuli’ (Life in Four Elements) has nabbed a Silver Gentian award for best artistic-technical contribution at the Trento Film Festival, which took place 27 April–7 May in Italy.
Sci-fi comedy Iron Sky finds distributor for Nordics
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
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.
Tom of Finland hits new screens
The distribution rights of Tom of Finland have been sold to Kino Lorber in North America and Peccadillo Pictures in the UK.
KopterCam showreel gets gold in New York
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.
Aki Kaurismäki’s latest film becoming a bestseller
The distribution rights of Aki Kaurismäki’s award-winning film The Other Side of Hope have already been sold to 81 countries.