Finland’s first superhero movie to German readers

August 21, 2017

The rights for the official novelisation of Rendel have been sold to Random House’s German imprint Heyne Verlag.

Finnish sisterhood also on display in Toronto

August 17, 2017

Following on from its success at home, Finnish drama Miami is to have its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) in September.

Finnish film to premiere at Toronto Film Festival

August 15, 2017

The world premiere of Finnish film Euthanizer (Armomurhaaja) is set to take place at the Toronto International Film Festival, held from 7–17 September.

Finnish director to helm J.R.R. Tolkien biopic

July 26, 2017

Dome Karukoski is to make a film covering the formative years of iconic ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’ author J.R.R. Tolkien.

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.