Burn the Ginger is a story about the rise and fall of an Australian immigrant in the “World’s Happiest Country”. After becoming the golden boy of the academic, political and business elites sent to promote the Brand Finland abroad, he is thrown away like a wet rag in time of adversity and gets to experience the praised safety networks of the mythical Nordic welfare state firsthand.
The 90-year-old nature conservationist wants to see her object of the protection one more time: the last crane of Iran, Omid. Omid – Hope is a film about the relationship between man and nature, the joy of life and the position of women in Western and Iranian culture over the last hundred years.
Pariah is a film about power and powerlessness, about truths and myths and the stuff in between and how a stubborn and resilient housewife took on the entire world to make a point.
A documentary about young people who are defending one of the last coniferous forest areas in Europe. It´s a morality play and a love story of a younger generation whose main location and object of love is the Finnish forest. The protagonists come face to face with the Finnish forest industry and a deeply rooted national ideology of the forest as a foundation for the nation´s economic well-being. As a protest against the deforesting, a new forest movement called Forest Rebellion was born 2021.
Carmen is the coming-of-age story of a resourceful girl who is passionate about dancing. This dynamic documentary follows a fearless Finnish Romany girl for seven years on her way to adulthood.