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Production / Finland

Estonian-Finnish-Dutch drama The Last Ones enters post-production

Estonian-Finnish-Dutch drama The Last Ones enters post-production

Veiko Õunpuu's fifth feature, filmed in Norway and northern Finland last year, is a modern Nordic western starring Pääru Oja in the lead role  

20/11 | Production | Estonia/Finland/Netherlands

The “Finnish Weird Wave” continues with Taneli Mustonen’s The Twin

The “Finnish Weird Wave” continues with Taneli Mustonen’s The Twin

After a triumphant foray into horror with 2016’s Lake Bodom, Mustonen and producer Aleksi Hyvärinen hope to repeat the success with the 1980s-infused The Twin  

31/10 | Production | Finland

Mika Kaurismäki finishes shooting Master Cheng in Finland

Mika Kaurismäki finishes shooting Master Cheng in Finland

The noted Finnish filmmaker follows up his historical drama The Girl King with a gentle story about a Chinese chef coming to Lapland, which will wrap after an additional shoot in China  

14/09 | Production | Finland/China

Filming for Maria’s Paradise under way in Estonia

Filming for Maria’s Paradise under way in Estonia

Award-winning director Zaida Bergroth’s new period piece is an Estonian-Finnish co-production set in 1920s Finland  

24/08 | Production | Estonia/Finland

The "king of Finnish tango" gets the biopic treatment in The Singer

The "king of Finnish tango" gets the biopic treatment in The Singer

Director Timo Koivusalo takes a closer look at one of Finland’s most beloved performers, Olavi Virta, but doesn’t shy away from the less glamorous aspects of his life  

17/08 | Production | Finland

J-P Valkeapää channels Billy Wilder in his new film, Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

J-P Valkeapää channels Billy Wilder in his new film, Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

The Finnish director, whose last film, They Have Escaped, won four Jussi Awards in 2015, including Best Film, is currently in pre-production with his third feature  

14/08 | Production | Finland

Ailo's Journey puts the spotlight on Lapland

Ailo's Journey puts the spotlight on Lapland

Guillaume Maidatchevsky’s French-Finnish co-production will follow a new-born reindeer trying to find its way through the arctic wilderness  

26/06 | Production | France/Finland

Shooting is under way on Marie Grahtø’s thoroughly female debut, Teenage Jesus

Shooting is under way on Marie Grahtø’s thoroughly female debut, Teenage Jesus

The Danish talent hires an all-female cast for her psychotic realistic drama, starring Victoria Carmen Sonne, Lisa Carlehed, and Trine Dyrholm in lead roles  

13/06 | Production | Denmark/Finland

Selma Vilhunen finishes editing her new film, Stupid Young Heart

Selma Vilhunen finishes editing her new film, Stupid Young Heart

The acclaimed Finnish director, nominated for an Academy Award for her short Do I Have to Take Care of Everything?, has just wrapped the editing of her much-anticipated second fiction feature  

06/04 | Production | Finland

Biopic about Juice Leskinen, the “Bob Dylan of Finland”, currently filming

Biopic about Juice Leskinen, the “Bob Dylan of Finland”, currently filming

Ragged Life of Juice Leskinen, directed by Teppo Airaksinen, will focus on one of the most prominent Finnish singer-songwriters in history, who passed away in 2006  

04/04 | Production | Finland