Hobbyhorse fever spreads all over

May 30, 2017

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

May 29, 2017

‘Katto’ (The Ceiling) has received a special mention from the jury at the Cannes film festival.

Angry Birds Movie 2 spreads its wings

May 22, 2017

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

May 17, 2017

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

May 9, 2017

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

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.

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.

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.

Aki Kaurismäki’s latest film becoming a bestseller

March 20, 2017

The distribution rights of Aki Kaurismäki’s award-winning film The Other Side of Hope have already been sold to 81 countries.

Finland’s tax rebate for films gets rolling

February 27, 2017

Finland has announced the first three productions to make use of the country’s new tax incentive, reports Screen Daily.