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Jouko Aaltonen Jouko Aaltonen (born 1956) is an experienced producer, director and researcher. He has produced in Illume Ltd about 30 creative documentary films including several international co-productions. Among them are films by Markku Lehmuskallio and Anastasia Lapsui, Peter von Bagh, Kiti Luostarinen and others. He has also directed several awarded documentaries, including Revolution (2006), Punksters and Youngsters (2008), A Man from the Congo River (2009), Battle for the City (2011) and Leap (2012). He made his doctoral degree in 2006 in Aalto University. At the moment he is also postdoc researcher in Aalto. He is a popular lecturer and has published five books: two about scriptwriting and three about documentary film. He is also one of the owners of Illume Ltd, one of the leading documentary film production companies in Finland.