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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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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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VARIS has been selected for the SHORT FILM FESTIVAL COLOGNE

Katja Niemi’s fiction film The Crow (Varis, 2011) has been selected for the  TAMPERE FILM FESTIVAL PRESENTS festival-focus at the  SHORT FILM FESTIVAL COLOGNE: UNLIMITED #7.   The festival will take place from 14th until 17th November 2013.

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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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Turku Arts Academy animation students were awarded prizes in Helsinki Short Film Festival

Helsinki Short Film festival will present a wide range of the recent Finnish short films and some exciting shorts from around the world. Traditionally the best Finnish short films will be awarded in the professional filmmakers’ and film student’s categories … Continue reading

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