The Grump is both an old school Everyman and a force of nature; when he is not happy, his is not the only day that is ruined.
Scandinavian sales shingle the Yellow Affair has inked a flurry of sales on Finnish helmer Dome Karukoski's drama "Heart of a Lion." "Lion," which world premiered at Toronto, centers on a neo-Nazi…
From Ben Affleck to Denis Villeneuve, past honorees have gone on to glory.
"Liberation inspires me," says Finnish filmmaker Dome Karukoski.
At a time when many have criticized the entertainment industry for the absence of female directors, it's worth noting that five of the 11 directors on the list (one entry consists of a pair) are…
HELSINKI– Riina Hyytia and Simo Halinen won producer and director of the year awards, respectively, at the 4th Finnish Film Week, the industry event which ran alongside Helsinki Intl. Film Festival…
Finnish helmer Dome Karukoski, whose latest film, “Heart of a Lion” world-preemed at Toronto on Friday, is set to make his English-language debut with a biopic of groundbreaking artist Tom of…
"The Fifth Estate" launched the 38th Toronto Film Festival with a major focus on the worldwide implications of the Wikileaks story. "I had wanted to do a political film for a long time," director…
While the Chinese film industry is booming at home, with production volume, cinema numbers and theatrical box office all racing ahead, film exports are going almost nowhere. Official figures are…
Pirjo Honkasalo's “Concrete Night” and Dome Karukoski's “Heart of a Lion” are among the 27 new films set to screen at the second edition of Finnish Film Affair, the professional forum running…