Finnish Film ‘Tale of a Forest’ awarded in China

Tale of A Forest

Finnish documentary film Tale of a Forest was awarded at the World Mountain Documentary Film Festival in Qinghai, China. The film won the Grand Prix for the best film and the directors Ville Suhonen and Kim Saarniluoto were awarded for the best direction.

Tale of a Forest is an all family film about the unique Finnish forest with its colorful and diverse life. The film holds a record in Finland for the highest number of theatrical admissions for a documentary film. The film has been produced by Marko Röhr for MRP Matila Röhr productions. International sales are handled by Level K.

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2014 World Mountain Documentary Festival of Qinghai China


via the Finnish Film Foundation

Emma Vestrheim

Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.