Season Film Festival brightens up the Helsinki spring

Season Film Festival will move from the end of March to May 59.

Due to the COVID-19 situation, HIFF – Love & Anarchy’s sister festival Season Film Festival will be moved from its original dates in March and bring light to the silver screens of Bio Rex and Maxim from 5th to 9th of May instead. 

The festival’s organiser, Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy, has decided to postpone the event so it could take place physically and safely in cinemas, respecting the Covid-19 regulations for public events.

The 9th Season Film Festival’s venues are HIFF’s main cinema Bio Rex in Lasipalatsi and Finnkino’s atmospheric Maxim. The programme presents a carefully chosen selection of the best new indie films from around the world. The line-up, which will include ca 15 feature films and a short film screening will be announced in mid-April.

Previously purchased Season Film Festival passes plus HIFF Annual Passes are valid for the new festival dates. You can find more information about the tickets for the festival here.

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