Category Archives: Student stories

Kilta is the second best Finnish student game of the year 2020!

The winning teams of Bit1 2020 were announced: The second place – Team myTrueSound with Kilta! Jury thought the game uses proven-to-work concept, complete game experience, UI/UX works, has commercial potential, and held a good pitch which delivered vision. Joonas … Continue reading

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TUAS Cinematography teacher Marko Luukkonen recently at test shootings

TUAS Cinematography teacher Marko Luukkonen spoke to journalist Tomi Tuomaala about the test shootings of an upcoming feature film in a recent edition of a local newspaper Keskisuomalainen. “The test shootings of the post-apocalyptic The House of God took place … Continue reading

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Her Head and Still Lives were awarded in TAFF 2019

The winner of Turku Animated Film Festival ( TAFF) National Competition was Her Head (FI 2019) by Emma Louhivuori. The Jury described the film as “surreal and simple, a perfect match of visual style and content”. Elli Vuorinen‘s Still Lives (FI 2019) was … Continue reading

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A Few Words about Women continue to be seen at the Turku Castle until March 2020

A group of Turku Arts Academy film students created extraordinary short films for the successful exhibition A Few Words about Women. The films depict the lives of women who lived in Turku Castle, in 17th century Turku. The colourful lives … Continue reading

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The winners of the first ever PITCH2019 competition are currently in production in Turku

Turku Arts Academy film students swept up prizes of the PITCH2019 at the Finnish Film Foundation in Helsinki last April. Among the schools in the competition were all the major film schools from Turku, Tampere and Helsinki. The Finnish Broadcasting … Continue reading

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