Good news continues for Finnish film abroad
Selma Vilhunen’s latest is headed to Toronto, and Klaus Härö’s One Last Deal has been picked up by Scandinavian distributor LevelK.
World premiere for Klaus Härö’s new film in Toronto
Finnish director Klaus Härö’s latest film, One Last Deal (Tuntematon mestari), has been selected for the Toronto International Film Festival.
Finnish entertainment finds international success
Finnish crime drama Karppi has been added to online streaming service Netflix under the English title Deadwind. Meanwhile, Finnish children’s film Super Furball (Supermarsu) has been awarded in Italy.
Finnish films awarded in South Korea
Finnish film had a good showing at the 22nd Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival, with two Finnish productions taking home awards.
Finnish art film ‘M’ to premiere in Venice
Finnish artist and pop star Anna Eriksson’s debut film M will premiere at the 33rd Venice International Critics’ Week.
Finnish short documentary awarded in Spain
Finnish media artist and film-maker Jan Ijäs’s short documentary film Waste no. 1 Money was awarded at the Huesca International Film Festival.
Finnish film on show at Karlovy Vary festival
Finnish films and productions are included in the programme of the prestigious Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, held from 29 June to 7 July in the Czech Republic.
Finnish films captivate global festival audiences
Activist (Aktivisti) has been named the best documentary at CinemAmbiente in Turin, Italy. Finnish films will also be screened at Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival in South Korea and at Palm Springs International ShortFest in the US.
Finnish film heads Down Under
Finnish director Virpi Suutari will present her documentary film Entrepreneur (Yrittäjä) at the Sydney Film Festival, as part of the Europe! Voices of Women in Film programme.
Finnish film set for Scotland
Directed and written by Hannaleena Hauru, Thick Lashes of Lauri Mäntyvaara (Lauri Mäntyvaaran tuuheet ripset) is headed to the Edinburgh International Film Festival, where it has been nominated for Best International Film.