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Turku Arts Academy Film Production Alumnus to do an MFA at the USC

Turku Arts Academy film production alumnus Paul J. Vogel (BA’08) has been accepted as the first Finn to do a graduate degree at the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. American-born Paul J. Vogel is at the helm … Continue reading

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Film alumnus wins at Cannes

Turku Arts Academy Film alumnus Mikko Myllylahti co-wrote the script for this year’s Cannes Film Festival Un Certain Regard prize winner ‘The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki’ Running time: 93min. (Original title: “Hymyilevä mies”) “Finnish boxing biopic … Continue reading

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Iina Hänninen’s short film “Maria” won the Best of Festival and the Best Drama 10 – 30 minutes in Calgary

Iina Hänninen’s third year student film “Maria” has won Picture this… film festival – an international disability film festival in Calgary, Canada. Film stills from “Maria” are featured on the cover of the festival catalogue, which gives praise to the film: “The Best … Continue reading

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Hankikanto won The Audience Award at WENIFF

Katja Niemi’s graduation film Hankikanto won The Audience Award at WENIFF – West Nordic International Film Festival in Ålesund, Norway. Hankikanto She Has Your Eyes / Katja Niemi / 2012 / 20 min A film about grief and remorse after … Continue reading

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Graduation film to represent Finland in France

 Joonas Rutanen’s (director, Film0610) and Jenni Samio’s (cinematographer, Film0509) graduation film “See me” has been selected to be the sole representative of FINLAND at “ONE Country ONE Film” International Film Festival in Apchat, France from July 27th to July 29th … Continue reading

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