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Weekend Wrap

IN PICTURES: The weekend wrap

Heavy metallers with knitting needles kicks off this week’s entertainment wrap.Joona Kotilainen

Reindeer racing, heavy metal knitting and springtime for horror. Take a look at the past seven days in entertainment from a Finnish perspective.

Finland’s annual reindeer races culminate in the championship event held in Inari, more than 200 miles north of the Arctic Circle. (Photo: Visit Finland) Read the Guardian article

Take a peek inside Finland’s indie game scene with Team Clam. (Photo: Team Clam) Read the Forbes article

Finnish films have won awards around the globe. (Photo: SES.) Read our article

Finland is wooing filmmakers with a cash rebate campaign. (Photo: Business Finland) Read the Prolific London article

Sisu, goats and legacy – Teemu Pukki has turned potential into Championship potency. (Photo: Facebook) Read the Pink Un article

Night Visions 2019 means springtime for horror in Finland. (Photo: Filmikamari) Read the Screen Anarchy article

Discover some of the most profound Moomins quotes for all moments in life. (Photo: Stylist) Read the Stylist article

The Estonian-Finnish collaboration ‘Rodeo – Taming a Wild Country’ received the award for best screenwriting at the Estonian Film and Television Awards (EFTA). (Photo: SES.) Read our article

Members of Finnish bands Oranssi Pazuzu and Dark Buddha Rising come together for a trip into a fascinating and nightmarish space with ‘Syntheosis’ (Photo: Svart records) Read the Treble review

The World Heavy Metal Knitting Championship is set to launch in Finland. (Photo: Joona Kotilainen) Read the Louder article

By: Samuli Ojala