Love and Fury
Love and Fury is a story about wild, strong, life-altering love. In 1980’s Helsinki, a city about to burst with young energy and rebellion, two young writers determined to conquer the world fall madly in love. For Inka, the love affair puts everything in motion: she finds her own voice, publishes her first novel – and becomes a sensation. The intensity of their relationship has a different affect on Juhana, who starts to lose his grip on writing and spin out of control. At the height of the love affair Inka starts to suspect that this mad love might actually be real madness.
Alli Haapasalo Alli Haapasalo is a Finnish film director and screenwriter. She received acclaim for writing and directing On Thin Ice, her thesis film for New York University’s famed film school Tisch School of the Arts. This mercenary story won several awards in the United States and was nominated for Prix Europa in 2012. Other selected filmography includes festival favorite comedy Ilona – The Girl Who Had No Problems, fantastical narrative The Appointment, documentary short Dear Mom, Love James and drama Hurricane, Brooklyn. Alli Haapasalo holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, as well as a Bachelor of Arts degree from Aalto University’s School of Motion Picture, Television and Production Design. Love and Fury is her feature debut, and she is currently in post production with a feature documentary and in development with two feature narratives.