FINNISH PREMIERE: September 2018

Aleksi Salmenperä Aleksi Salmenperä is is one of the most acclaimed and distinctive Finnish filmmakers, whose films have premiered in major film festivals such as Berlinale, Toronto, Hot Docs, Cannes and San Sebastian.His works include films such as The Mine (2016), Distractions (2015), Alcan Highway (2013), A Bad Family (2009) and A Man’s Job (2007). He was awarded with a Jussi Award as best director for Distractions, and with The Mine he was nominated for Dragon Award Best Nordic Film in Gothenburg IFF in 2016.