The schedule for the next Finnish Film Affair will be announced during summer 2021. Below you can explore the programme for our previous 2020 edition.

All times: Helsinki (UTC +3)

Wednesday 23.9.2020

In partnership with Nordisk Film & TV Fond.
13.00-14.00 Nordic Distribution Boost case studies (Valkoinen sali)
14.15-15.00 Streamers 101 (Valkoinen sali)
15.30-17.00 Distribution in the Near Future (Valkoinen sali)

17.00-18.00 Welcome Drinks (Hotel Marski)
18.15/18.30 Finnish Film Affair Opening Film / HIFF Finnish Gala (Bio Rex / Savoy Theatre)

Thursday 24.9.2020

10.00-16.00 Showcase of upcoming Finnish & Nordic projects (online)
*10.00-11.30 Documentaries
*12.30-14.15 Works in Progress (fiction) & Nordic Selection
*14.30-15.45 Works in Development (fiction)
16.00-19.00 Meetings for project representatives and international guests

Friday 25.9.2020

9.30-10.00 Morning coffee (Sofia Helsinki)
10.00-11.30 Panel 1: Choreographing Intimacy and Initiating Change (Sofia Helsinki), in partnership with Creative Europe Media Desk Finland
11.30-12.30 Networking Lunch (Sofia Bistro, can be purchased separately)
12.30-14.00 Panel 2: New Strategies for European Sales Agents (Sofia Helsinki)
14.30-16.00 Panel 3: Representation. Now! (Sofia Helsinki), in partnership with APFI – Audiovisual Producers Finland
16.00-17.30 Finnish Film Affair Closing Drinks (Sofia Helsinki)

18.30 Nordic Flair Masterclass: Heikki Kossi (free entry on a first-come first-served basis)

Finnish Film Affair reserves the right for any changes.