Short Films from Aalto University 

PIETARI BAGGE, CHRISTER HONGISTO, ELISA IKONEN, INKA MATILAINEN:
GUARDIAN
Valvoja
Finland 2014
8 min
A short animation film about an old woman whose assistant robot is trying to remind her about something important.

ULLA HEIKKILÄ:
BETWEEN NIGHTS
Laulu ennen sammumista
Finland 2013
20 min
Juho is a janitor who dreams about becoming a poet. His life gets a new direction when he meets a charming sculptor, Gigi. Doors to the art world seem to open, and for a while everything is marvelous.

LAURI RANDLA:
SILLAMÄE
Finland 2014
8 min
Little Johannes is at his grandparent’s place in the military town of Sillamäe in the Soviet Union. Missing his mom terribly, Johannes hops into a Moskvitsh pedal car alongside his best imaginary friend Gena the Crocodile and starts a journey to Tartu, 180 kilometres away.

SERA MARTIKAINEN:
TWO MOMS
Kaksi äitiä
Finland 2013
19 min
A film about a happy meeting between an adoption family and the birth mother. The adult daughter needs both of them in her life, and it takes a lot of courage, understanding and an open-minded attitude to make it work. One can define family in many ways.

SALLA SORRI:
TO RETURN UNTIL
Ainahan ne palaa
Finland 2014
17 min
While inviting her ex for a cup of tea, Tanja opens the gate to the past.

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  • Country: Finland
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  • Duration: 72 min
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  • Age limit: K12
  • Distribution: File
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