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  • Short films

Knock, Knock


Leila is a recently divorced woman whose husband has left and apartment has been sold. The night before moving out, Leila wakes up to a knocking that seems to come from inside her living room wall. A man inside claims to be a time traveller from the future. Leila doesn’t believe the man at first, but decides to take control of the situation. She is determined to get her life back.

DIRECTOR: Anssi Määttä
SCRIPT: Antti Tuominen
SOUND: Akseli Soini
SET DESIGN: Ville Grönroos
COSTUME DESIGN: Anna Vilppunen
MAKE-UP DESIGN: Saara Räisänen
EDITING: Mervi Junkkonen
MUSIC: Marko Nyberg
CAST: Armi Toivanen, Darren McStay, Niko Saarela, Tiina Pirhonen
PRODUCERS: Kaarle Aho, Kai Nordberg


Anssi Määttä

is a Finnish director from Espoo. His short film Unknown REDUX (2017) has been shown in multiple festivals around the world. He has a background working with commercials and he has also worked as a performance and live-action director in the blockbuster video game Control (2019).

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Otto Suuronen

Advisor / International Promotion and Cultural Export of Short Films

• festival distribution strategy for short films and short documentary films
• travel support and material support for international promotion: short films and short documentary films
• monthly short film screenings at Kino K13
• curating short film programmes

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