Tale of a Lake
Tale of a Lake is a film about the thousands of lakes that Finland is known for. It takes the viewers on an unprecedented adventure, ranging from crystal clear springs all the way to the basins of the big lakes. It opens a whole new world of underwater nature for the viewers and tells many of the old tales and beliefs that abound in the land of thousands of lakes. The film is told through tales that are based on the myths, legends and old beliefs found in Finnish mythology.
Kim Saarniluoto has worked in the television and feature film industry since the late 1990’s. He has been doing dozens of TV series and documentaries. Tale of a Forest was Saarniluoto’s first feature film.
Marko Röhr is one of Finland’s most experienced film producers. He has produced 25 feature films, several documentaries and television programs. Since 1992 Marko Röhr has also been directing underwater documentaries including Underwater Iceland, which has won 13 different prizes at film festivals around the world.