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Awards / Finland


48 articles available in total starting from 10/09/2002. Last article published on 25/03/2019.

Karukoski on a glorious Odyssey at Jussis

Karukoski on a glorious Odyssey at Jussis

Dome Karukoski’s box office hit Lapland Odyssey won four top prizes last Sunday evening at the annual Jussi Finnish Film Awards ceremony: Best Film, Director, Screenplay and the Audience award....  

08/02/2011 | Awards | Finland

Debut directors lead Jussi nominations

Debut directors lead Jussi nominations

First-time directors Jalmari Helander (Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale) and Saara Cantell (Heartbeats) received the most nominations (seven) from Filmiaura, the association of Finnish film...  

12/01/2011 | Awards | Finland

Rare triumphs at Sitges

Jalmari Helander’s Finnish genre film Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale swept up at the 43rd Sitges International Film Festival in Spain, winning Best Film, Best Director, Best Cinematography (Mika...  

18/10/2010 | Awards | Finland

Locarno juries enjoy Lapland stories

Locarno juries enjoy Lapland stories

Two first time Finnish directors were awarded at the 63rd Locarno International Film festival that ended on Saturday. Jalmari Helander's genre film Rare Exports picked up the Variety Piazza Grande...  

16/08/2010 | Awards | Finland

Father Jacob wins top Jussi awards

Klaus Härö’s Letters to Father Jacob scooped top honours – for Best Film, Director, Actor and Music – at the annual Finnish Jussi Film Awards ceremony held in Helsinki last Sunday. The Jussi...  

01/02/2010 | Awards | Finland

Father Jacob this year’s Jussi favourite

Father Jacob this year’s Jussi favourite

Klaus Härö’s Letters to Father Jacob is the leading title at the 2009 Jussi Awards, Finland’s top film honours, with nine nominations, including Best Film, Director, Script and Actress (Kaarina...  

14/01/2010 | Awards | Finland

Father Jacob wins over Cairo jury

Klaus Härö’s Letters to Father Jacob won the Golden Pyramid for Best Film, as well as Best Screenplay (also by the director), at the 33rd Cairo International Film Festival in Egypt. Producer Rimbo...  

24/11/2009 | Awards | Finland

Niko makes its mark on Jussis

The animated film Niko and the Way to the Stars, co-produced with Denmark, Germany and Ireland, made history last Sunday at Finland’s annual film prizes, the Jussi Awards, by winning Best Film and...  

05/02/2009 | Awards | Finland

Dark Butterflies dominate Jussi nominations

Dark Butterflies dominate Jussi nominations

With ten nominations, Dome Karukoski’s The Home of Dark Butterflies is the favourite for the 2009 Jussi awards, Finland’s national film awards, to be handed out on February 1 by Filmiaura, the...  

15/01/2009 | Awards | Finland

Black Ice triumphs at the Jussis

Before heading to Berlin, where Black Ice is screening in official competition, Petri Kotwica had the pleasure of filling his bag with six Jussi awards at Sunday’s annual ceremony in Helsinki,...  

05/02/2008 | Awards | Finland

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