Mikko Myllylahti is a writer and filmmaker (b.1980) from Tornio, a small bordertown of Northern Finland. Currently he lives in Karkkila, one hour from Helsinki. He studied screenwriting and fiction directing at the ELO Helsinki Film School (Aalto University) and received Master of Arts Degree in May 2012. At the moment his working as a free artist – a poet and a filmmaker. His third collection of poetry, a book called “Väylä” was published on February 2012. Myllylahti is also a member of the Union of Finnish Writer’s and the Screenwriter’s Guild of Finland.