Saturday, 19 October

Welcome to October Filmfest 2019!

Leila LyytikäinenOctober Filmfest is back for another autumn day of great local films! The festival at Ritz in Vaasa starts off with a workshop at 12:00 for anyone who wants to learn more about working as a producer for film or TV. Leila Lyytikäinen from Citizen Jane Productions will give you a hands-on introduction to producing short films, music videos and much more. The workshop is arranged in collaboration with Filmkollektivet Ekta.

Local movies will be shown from 18:00 including the exclusive premiere of Blinkers from West Bay Entertainment. During the evening we will also announce Årets Film 2020. More information about all movies will follow shortly!

Tickets are available for 10 € at the door.


12:00 – 16:00
Movie production workshop

18:00 – 23:00
New, local movies and 30 year anniversary screenings for Finlandssvenskt filmcentrum


Carolin Koss – Copper Mountain (45′)

Viktor Granö – Ett kammarspel (19′)
Ville Tanttu – Askan (17′)
Pia Andell – Matchen (15′)
Finlandssvenskt filmcentrums 30 års jubileumsvisningar

Andreas Westerberg – För allas bästa (19′)

PREMIERE: Tobias Ahlgren – Blinkers (120′)

The filmfest is over!