Elisa brings Nordic TV to China
Finnish telecommunications company Elisa has partnered with China Broadcasting and Television Media (CBM) to bring Nordic entertainment to Chinese households.
Finnish film grabs attention in China
Chinese state-owned television broadcaster China Central Television is producing five episodes about the Finnish film industry for its World Film Report series, set to air in October. The two countries are also negotiating a co-production agreement for the industry.
Finnish films win big in Norway
Two Finnish films and one Finnish film project still in production have been awarded at the 46th Norwegian International Film Festival.
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.