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.

Tickets are available for 10 € at the door. Check out the detailed info about all movies shown below.


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 Mountains (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!