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31st Helsinki International Film Festival ends on a high note

The 31st Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy closed on Sunday with a sold-out screening of Russian director Kirill Serebrennikov’s SUMMER. Finland’s biggest film festival gathered more than 60 000 visitors this year. The audience award goes to Boots Riley’s SORRY TO BOTHER YOU. A selection of festival films can be seen… Read 31st Helsinki International Film Festival ends on a high note »

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One-Off Incident wins the Finnish Film Affair’s Work in Progress Award

Finland’s biggest film industry event, Helsinki International Film Festival’s industry sidebar Finnish Film Affair, unfolded from Tuesday Sept 25th to Thursday Sept 27th2018. A record number of almost 450 film professionals attended the 7thedition of the yearly event, with nearly hundred international sales agents, distributors, producers and… Read One-Off Incident wins the Finnish Film Affair’s Work in Progress Award »

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Love & Anarchy reruns announced!

31st Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy treats its audience with reruns of some of this year’s festival hits. Among the reruns are action madness MANDY, black comedy SORRY TO BOTHER YOU and the gripping Danish thriller THE GUILTY. Tickets to the rerun screenings are on sale now. Other reruns include the 1970s disco… Read Love & Anarchy reruns announced! »

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Finnish Actress Laura Birn to receive the Nordic Flair Award 2018

Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy’s industry event, the Finnish Film Affair, will showcase Finnish films to international film industry professionals for the seventh time. Finnish actress Laura Birn will receive the second Nordic Flair Award as part of Finnish Film Affair’s sidebar event Nordic Flair. Finland’s… Read Finnish Actress Laura Birn to receive the Nordic Flair Award 2018 »

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31st Helsinki International Film Festival Announces Gala Films

Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy celebrates the best of world cinema in its 31stedition. The Opening Gala Film is COLD WAR by the Polish auteur Pawel Pawlikowski. It is followed by the Finnish Gala film STUPID YOUNG HEART by Selma Vilhunen and Ali Abbasi’s Love & Anarchy Gala film BORDER. The festival closes with… Read 31st Helsinki International Film Festival Announces Gala Films »

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Helsinki International Film Festival Brings Cannes and Sundance Winners to Finland

Helsinki International Film Festival – Love & Anarchy brings the winners of the Cannes and Sundance film festivals to silver screens. The festival presents the Finnish premieres of the Palme d’Or winner SHOPLIFTERS, the Un Certain Regard winner BORDER and the Sundance winner THE MISEDUCATION OF CAMERON POST. The 31st HIFF takes place… Read Helsinki International Film Festival Brings Cannes and Sundance Winners to Finland »