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The Love & Anarchy festival inspired audiences back to cinemas

The Love & Anarchy festival inspired audiences back to cinemas The 33rd Love & Anarchy film festival was capped by a sold-out screening of the Australian indie hit BABYTEETH. Despite limited capacity, the biggest film festival in Finland gathered approximately 29 000 visitors to cinemas in the metropolitan area. HIFF and the National… Read The Love & Anarchy festival inspired audiences back to cinemas »

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Finnish Film Affair top awards go to The Twin and The Mission

Finland’s biggest film industry event, Helsinki International Film Festival’s Finnish Film Affair, showcased nearly 50 Finnish films and a selection of exciting Nordic debuts in its programme this 23-25 September. Organised both in the heart of Helsinki and online, the 9th edition of the event pulled together a total of 400 film industry… Read Finnish Film Affair top awards go to The Twin and The Mission »

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Venice Winner Gets an Additional Screening – 33rd HIFF Guests Revealed

Finland’s biggest and most versatile film festival brings quality films back to cinemas in the metropolitan area during this week and the next. This year’s Love & Anarchy guests include the biggest name in Estonian cinema, Veiko Õunpuu, the director and star of the documentary A Year Full of Drama, as well as autumn’s most interesting… Read Venice Winner Gets an Additional Screening - 33rd HIFF Guests Revealed »

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HIFF Achieves Its Gender Parity Goal – The New Programme Is Out Now!

Finland’s largest and most diverse film festival Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy fills up the big screens in September. The festival opens up with NEVER RARELY SOMETIMES ALWAYS, the fresh US indie awarded at the Berlin International Film Festival and the Sundance Film Festival. The eleven-day festival will be screening… Read HIFF Achieves Its Gender Parity Goal – The New Programme Is Out Now! »

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The Nordic Flair Award to Heikki Kossi – HIFF Presents the Best of Nordic Films

Internationally successful Finnish foley artist Heikki Kossi is the recipient of this year’s Nordic Flair Award. The award is given annually by the Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy (HIFF) and its industry event Finnish Film Affair to a distinguished Nordic film professional. High-quality Nordic drama takes centre stage… Read The Nordic Flair Award to Heikki Kossi – HIFF Presents the Best of Nordic Films »

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Love & Anarchy surprise film HUSTLERS and reruns announced!

The 32nd Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy will screen the Toronto hit HUSTLERS as this year’s surprise film. Starring Jennifer Lopez, the film tells the story of a gang of former strip club employees who band together to turn the tables on Wall Street’s moneymen. The festival’s last weekend brings several reruns of… Read Love & Anarchy surprise film HUSTLERS and reruns announced! »