Finnish race horse documentary wins in New York
Kai Kuntola’s documentary Fairytale of Saaga S (Satu Suomenhevosesta Saaga S) has won the top prize at the Equus Film Festival in New York, the US.
Finnish drama wins big at TorinoFilmLab
The 11th edition of the TorinoFilmLab (TFL) culminated on a high note for Mikko Myllylahti’s drama The Woodcutter Story.
Finnish film wins in France
The Eternal Road (Ikitie) has won the Audience Award at the Arras Film Festival in France.
Finnish documentary wins in Germany
Director Antti Haase’s film The Illuminators (Valontuojat) has won the best documentary prize at the Nordic Film Days Lübeck.
Finnish films win awards in Poland
Finnish documentary Putting Lipstick on a Pig (Att sminka en gris) and Finnish comedy Heavy Trip (Hevi reissu) were awarded at the Warsaw International Film Festival.
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).
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.
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.