16 Finnish films and a series selected to Nordic Film Days in Lübeck

The Finnish films in the feature film competition are Games People Play, a drama comedy by Jenni ToivoniemiHelene, an artist biopic by Antti J. Jokinen, and Forest Giant, a drama by Ville Jankeri.

In the documentary competition, there are four Finnish films: Eye to Eye by John WebsterLady Time by Elina TalvensaariConductivity by Anna-Karin Grönroos, and Still Into You by Anu Kuivalainen.

EdenUlla Heikkilä’s debut feature, is in the selection of children’s and youth films, as is The Enraged Ones, a short film by Malin NyqvistParadise will be screened in the section dedicated to drama series. The crime drama, taking place both in Finland and Spain, was written by Matti Laine and directed by Marja Pyykkö.

The Finnish short films playing at the festival are Best Possible Life by Jussi Sandhu and Ville HakonenThe Explosion of a Swimming Ring by Tommi SeitajokiWaste No. 4 New York, New York

by Jan IjäsThe Last Day by Lauri-Matti ParppeiVerdict 30001: The Cookies by Henna Välkky and Samuel HäkkinenI’m Listening by Katja Korhonen, and Katharsis Oy by Siiri Halko.

The festival website: nordische-filmtage.de

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