Heikki Kujanpää has worked as a director, a writer and an actor in cinema, theatre, opera and television. He has written filmscripts and plays for radio and stage. He has directed short, documentary and feature films. He´s been awarded international prizes for his films A Small Pilgrimage and The Icebreaker. Kujanpää is one of the founders of Q-theatre in Helsinki. He has also worked as a director general in Kuopio City Theatre.