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417 articles available in total starting from 29/05/2002. Last article published on 11/11/2019.

A Piece of My Heart set to hit Swedish cinemas on Christmas Day

A Piece of My Heart set to hit Swedish cinemas on Christmas Day

Distributed by Nordisk Film, Edward af Sillén's musical has already been pre-purchased for Israel, Taiwan and Poland  

11/11 | Production | Funding | Sweden/Finland

Hamy Ramezan finds the Oasis of Now

Hamy Ramezan finds the Oasis of Now

The director is readying the tale of an Iranian family seeking asylum in Finland, which is being produced by Aamu Film Company  

06/11 | Production | Funding | Finland

Jani Pösö • Producer of Snot and Splash

Interview: Jani Pösö • Producer of Snot and Splash

“Kids are humans too, just not as tall as the adults”

Cineuropa chatted to Jani Pösö, producer of Snot and Splash, which was awarded the Eurimages Co-production Development Award during the Junior Co-production Market at Cinekid  

31/10 | Cinekid 2019 | Cinekid for Professionals

Maria Veijalainen • Director of Diva of Finland

Interview: Maria Veijalainen • Director of Diva of Finland

“This film is not just for girls”

Cineuropa talked to Finnish director Maria Veijalainen about her debut feature Diva of Finland, now playing in cinemas in her homeland  

31/10

The Finnish Film Foundation sets Good Life goals by awarding over €1 million in production support

The Finnish Film Foundation sets Good Life goals by awarding over €1 million in production support

Two feature-length fiction films, as well as four feature-length and two short documentaries, have received production support from the FFF in October  

17/10 | Production | Funding | Finland

IPR.VC launches a €42 million fund specialised in European film, TV and web content

IPR.VC launches a €42 million fund specialised in European film, TV and web content

Four years after it was founded, the Finnish company is entering its second phase of expansion  

16/10 | Production | Funding | Finland

Forest Giant stomps into existence with Solar Films

Forest Giant stomps into existence with Solar Films

Cineuropa visited the set of the upcoming Finnish drama being directed by Ville Jankeri, adapted from Miika Nousiainen’s third novel  

11/10 | Production | Funding | Finland

Maria Pirkkalainen  • Producer, Finnish Film Affair

Interview: Maria Pirkkalainen • Producer, Finnish Film Affair

“I want to bring more ‘Love & Anarchy’ into the industry”

Cineuropa caught up with the new producer of the Finnish Film Affair, Maria Pirkkalainen, to discuss this year’s edition of the event  

24/09

Anna Möttölä and Pekka Lanerva  • Executive director and artistic director, Love & Anarchy

Interview: Anna Möttölä and Pekka Lanerva • Executive director and artistic director, Love & Anarchy

“What we care about the most is the audience”

Cineuropa met up with Love & Anarchy’s executive director, Anna Möttölä, and artistic director, Pekka Lanerva, in Helsinki to talk about the 32nd edition of the Helsinki International Film Festival  

20/09

Review: Maria’s Paradise

Review: Maria’s Paradise

Finnish filmmaker Zaida Bergroth proves her versatility with a period drama that suffers from a lacklustre central performance  

13/09 | Toronto 2019 | Contemporary World Cinema