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27 First Years Wins R&A LIFT Award

The HIFF short film award winners have been announced. The winner of the National Competition’s R&A LIFT Award is Jussi Sandhu’s short documentary film 27 First Years. Other awards were the Uusi Aalto award, the audience award and the special mention of the jury. The winner of the HIFF’s short film award R&A LIFT… Read 27 First Years Wins R&A LIFT Award »

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Finnish Film Affair begins!

Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy’s industry event, the Finnish Film Affair will showcase Finnish films and Nordic talent to international film industry professionals for the eighth time. Danish director Lone Scherfig will receive the third annual Nordic Flair Award. Finland’s biggest film industry event will unfold in… Read Finnish Film Affair begins! »

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HIFF Ticket Sale Started – Here Are The Early Audience Favourites

The 32nd HIFF ticket sales began today with a big bang! The autumn’s favourite so far has been Robert Eggers’ much awaited weird gem THE LIGHTHOUSE starring Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson as 19th century lighthouse workers. The festival screening was reserved completely in less than ten minutes. The Lighthouse will get its… Read HIFF Ticket Sale Started - Here Are The Early Audience Favourites »

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How to Buy a HIFF Ticket

HIFF ticket sales start on 12 September at 10 am. This is an updated guide to help you get your tickets to the hottest film festival of the year. So stop wondering about how to get them – find out here! Find the question that best matches you from the list below. What on earth!!! I can’t find the tickets in my inbox?!? Where… Take a deep… Read How to Buy a HIFF Ticket »

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Are you an outdoor (screenings) person? It’s here again and it’s free!

HIFF goes outdoors, but safely within the city center, as the beloved outdoor screenings take over at Lasipalatsi square from September 6th to 8th. Come and let the ultimate cinematic pleasure that is SPRING BREAKERS, MOONLIGHT and FACES PLACES ravage all your senses. HIFF Outdoor Screenings Programme: Friday 6.9. SPRING BREAKERS Dir. Harmony… Read Are you an outdoor (screenings) person? It's here again and it's free! »