Selected works
 
Director

 

Kihniö, Documentary film, 52min                                     Filmimaa Oy, 2015  

 

* DocPoint 2015 * Tampere Film Festival, National Competition 2016

* Tartu World Film Festival, EST, 2016 * Government's Quality Support 2016

 

 

Cinematographer                       

 

Documentaries

Poikkeustila (working title)                                                   Directors' collective               Bonsai Films Oy, in post-production

Lauluja rakkaudesta / Still Into You                                   Anu Kuivalainen                     Bonsai Films Oy, 2020

Yötyön zen / They go gentle into that night work           Soile Mottisenkangas            Artlab Productions Oy, 2020

Uhrit                                                                                       Peter Wallenius                       Yle, 2019 (shared credits)

Kanarialinnut / The Canaries                                             Jari Kokko                                 Kinokokko Ky, 2015      

Santra ja puhuvat puut / Santra and the Talking Tree   Miia Tervo                                For Real Productions Oy, 2013 (shared credits)

Sijaisperhe                                                                            Katri Kannisto                          Production House Ltd., 2013    

Takamaa I, III, V, VI (TV documentary series)                   Hannu Puttonen                     Crea Video Oy, 2004                                           

 

Drama

Hoitava (dance film) in post-production                            Salla Hämäläinen                    Aino Sound, 2021

Mustad Lesed / Black Widows (12 x 50min tv-series)    Andres Puustusmaa               Paprika Latino Studios OÜ, EST, 2015    

Sininen Uni / Sleep Easy (short)                                         Jarkko T. Laine, Marko Talli   Yellow Film & TV OY, 2014      

Pussikaljaelokuva / Sixpack (feature)                               Ville Jankeri                              Kinotar Oy, 2011 (Second Unit and B Camera)

Autumn Palette (short)                                                       Tat Okada                                 BFM, EST, 2010      

True Colours (short)                                                            Margus Paju                             BFM & Nafta Films OÜ, EST, 2009     

Redling –Liedanniemen tapaus (TV pilot)                        Mihari Kujala                           Maleficent Productions Oy, 2005     

Elias (short)                                                                           Emilia Putkinen                       Lahti Polytechnic, 2002                                                                                              

 

TV

Several TV programmes produced by Crea Video Oy during years 2002-2008, including:

 

T.I.L.A (MTV3)

Kansalaisen ABC: Media ja me (YLE)

Teatron (Teema)

Hyppönen-Enbuske Experience (Nelonen)

Sami Kokkaa (Nelonen)

 

Other

ArtLeak: An art project combining different art forms. The results of one year project were different videos, photos and performances produced by Loiskis ry, Central Finland Dance Centre and The Film Centre of Central Finland, 2013

 

 

Assistant Camera

Numerous commercials, corporate videos, short and feature fictions and documentaries in years 2001-2008,

for example:

                                                                         

                                                                         Director/Cinematographer                              Production Company                

 

 

 

Editor

Multimedia shows and videos for Juminkeko Foundation and Kalevala Society, Finland. In years 2003-2008

 

Teacher

"REC" filmmaking camp for children, Kino Tavast ry, ARX and Aimokoulu, Hämeenlinna 2020 and 2021

"From an idea to a short film" -course for young film makers, Hitusen hämyä -film festival Hämeenlinna, 2018

"Film camera technique and basis of filming" -course, North Karelia professional college, 2007

Position of Responsibility

The Finnish Documentary Guild, Board member 2016-2019

 

Education

 

2011

Master of Arts in Arts (M.A.)

majoring in Cinematography  

Tallinn University,

Baltic Film and Media School

   

2002

Bachelor of Visual and Media Art,

Major subject Film and TV communication

Lahti Polytechnic    

 

 

 

Production company

Director

Production company

Anu Kuivalainen / Jarkko T. Laine

JP Siili / Jarkko T. Laine

Hannu Kahakorpi / Jarkko T. Laine

Markku Pölönen / Jan Nyman

Heikki Kossi / Heikki Färm

Joona Tena / Jarkko T. Laine

 

 

Filmimaa Oy, 2011                             

Filmiteollisuus Fine Oy, 2008            

MRP Matila Röhr Productions Oy, 2008

Suomen Filmiteollisuus Oy /Selkie-Filmi Oy, 2007       Mokul Filmi Oy, 2007                                  

Talent House, 2005                                    

 

 

 

Aranda (feature documentary)                   Blackout (feature fiction)                             Päätalo (feature fiction)                            

Lieksa! (feature fiction)                             

Family Meeting (feature documentary)     FC Venus (feature fiction)