Easy Panties (Halpoja tahroja)
dir. Marlena Martikainen
Having run into financial difficulties, a woman decides to start a panty business.
dir. Saara Hakkarainen
In this short, shown in the student category at IDFA, the compelling, dramatised story of a pedophile is told. He hasn’t opened up about his orientation to even those closest to him, nor would he ever hurt a child.
dir. Saga Grahn
What is it like to grow up under the rigid control of a strict and meticulous – if not downright puritantical – father? A funny, yet heartbreaking, snapshot of a childhood, overshadowed by disapproval and discipline.
Old Man With A Movie Camera (Leskimies ja elokuvakamera)
dir. Sameli Muurimäki
“A person has to have something to live for”. Pentti is a 94-year-old widower who steps into a new phase in his life having found filmmaking – and the feisty Lea.
On Hold (Poikien puhelin)
dir. Laura Rantanen
The Visions Du Réel awarded experimental film about structural masculinity and learning empathy.
Smoke Break (Röökitauko)
dir. Lotta Taarasti
A self-ironic portrayal of a young woman and her secret cigarettes.
(Translation: Lydia Taylerson)