• biographical ,
  • historical ,
  • Documentary films, over 30 min
2021 | 78 min

Donner – Private

Donner – Privat

Details

Jörn Donner's final interview presents the award-winning and maligned cultural influencer in circumstances where one can no longer evade death – or the life lived. Donner – Private is the delicate and outspoken epilogue to an intense life story.

DIRECTOR: John Webster
SCRIPT AND PLANNING OF JÖRN DONNER’S INTERVIEW: Pirjo Honkasalo
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Hannu-Pekka Vitikainen F.S.C.
SOUND DESIGN: Karri Niinivaara
EDITING: Tuuli Kuittinen F.C.E.
VFX: Eki Halkka
MUSIC: Pedro Hietanen
PRODUCERS: Mark Lwoff, Misha Jaari, Ari Tolppanen
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Bufo

Director

John Webster

Born in Finland of British parents, John Webster has been directing and producing documentary films for over 25 years. His films cover many subjects, but typical to his films are human-interest stories with strong central characters whose lives are followed over a long period of time. Over the years his films have been broadcast to a wide international audience, screened and awarded at festivals, and two of his films have received the Finnish Jussi-award. .

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Contact

Arttu Manninen

Advisor / International Promotion and Cultural Export of Documentary Films

• deputy Jan 28 – Dec 8, 2022
• festival distribution strategy for documentary films
• travel support and material support for international promotion: documentary films

+ 358 44 491 9069