Finnish Swede Lina Vain Illalla (b. 1988) brings to HIFF their newest short film BABY MOMMY (2019). Director, screenwriter and producer Vain Illalla is a friend of the festival after having visited last year with their short film Shock (2018), which is the first part of their The Fuck is Burning trilogy. Vain Illalla started their career in comics and studies film at Valand Academy in Göteborg.

Lina Vain Illalla in Helsinki 26.–29.9.