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Studio Sun 12 Nov at 15:45 | Tickets 3 €
Valve Main Hall Tue 14 Nov at 15:00 | FREE ADMISSION

RECOMMENDED FOR AGES 12+

Total time: 58 min

SPIRAL

Finland 2022 | 19 min
Audio: Swedish | Subtitles: Finnish, English
Directors: Salla Sorri, Eva-Maria Koskinen
Screenplay: Eva-Maria Koskinen
Cinematography: Samuli Ahonen
Editing: Nina Ijäs
Music: Nate Fifield
Cast: Alma Pöysti, Linda Zilliacus, Vivian Taht
Production: Paria Eskandari | Aamu Film Company

A ballet teacher is struck by her past when a former bully brings her daughter to take lessons.

JASMIN’S TWO HOMES

Finland 2022 | 14 min
Audio: Finnish, Somali, English | Subtitles: English
Original title: Jasminin kaksi kotia
Directors: Inka Achté, Hanna Karppinen
Screenplay: Inka Achté, Hanna Karppinen
Cinematography: Jarkko M. Virtanen, Richard Forrest, Inka Achté, Tuomo Hutri F.S.C., Meira Valtonen
Editing: Magnus Svensson
Music: Sander Stedenfeldt Olsen, Are Åberg, Jørgen Meyer
Cast: Jasmin Mustafe, Abdirahman Mustafe, Intisaar Mustafe, Ikhlaas Mustafe, Maryam Gharibzada
Production: Liisa Karpo | Napafilms Oy

Jasmin’s parents come from Somalia, but Jasmin was born and has always lived in Finland. How does she adapt when the family moves to Somalia?

THE PRINCESS & THE PEARL

Finland 2023 | 5 min
No dialogue
Original title: Prinsessa & helmi
Directors: Sonja Rajamäki, Karoliina Rajamäki
Screenplay: Sonja Rajamäki, Karoliina Rajamäki - from H.C. Andersen's tale
Animation: Sonja Rajamäki, Karoliina Rajamäki
Music: Pekka Sundman, Micaela Garagiola
Cast: Katariina Haukka, Ilmari Nera
Production: Elli Vuorinen / Turun Ammattikorkeakoulu

The patience of a moody princess is tested by a strange pearl.

TRACES IN ME AND YOU

Finland 2021 | 7 min
Audio: Finnish | Subtitles: English, Finnish
Original title: Sidotut
Director: Aino Karasjoki
Screenplay: Maria Jakobsson
Cinematography: Aapo Kosonen
Production design / art direction: Mimmi Riikonen
Editing: Nea Myllärinen
Music: Helena Haaparanta
Cast: Eleonoora Kauhanen, Lina Muhonen, Minna Puolanto
Production: Maria Jakobsson | Metropolia

The vocal Linnea demands to know from her sister Karo why they are not rehearsing for an important modern dance competition. In her self-absorption, she can't see that her sister is far from well.

BAD HAIR DAY

Finland 2023 | 13 min
Audio: Finnish | Subtitles: English
Original title: Hius
Director: Sebastian Granskog
Screenplay: Sebastian Granskog
Cinematography: Aleksis Riehakainen
Production design / art direction: Fíona Geary
Editing: James Coker
Music: Leo Lindgren
Cast: Elias Salonen, Riikka Koskinen, Milja Leikkari
Production: Johan-Sebastian Rintala | Fragile Ego Films Ab; Elokuvataiteen laitos (ELO), Aalto-yliopisto

A young man recovering from a break-up struggles with his life-management skills as wisps of hair that are found in different places threaten to shatter his serenity.