The festival programme is now finalized

The Finnish and International programmes for DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival 2018 are finalized. The festival’s selection committees and Iris Olsson, Artistic Director, have selected the best, most topical and interesting documentaries from Finland and abroad.

This year, the Finnish Programme was selected by Kaarina Hazard, writer and actor; Leena Malkki, University of Helsinki researcher; Pekka Strang, actor; Ville Blåfield, journalist, and Maryan Abdulkarim, writer. The Student Film Programme was selected by Kaarle Aho, producer; Lotta Kaihua, actor, and Mikko Myllylahti, poet.

The entire festival programme will be published on Thursday, 4 January 2018, which will also see the opening of our online ticket sales. Our on-site box office will open on 22 January 2018 at Kinopalatsi.

DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival 2018 will take place on 29 January – 4 February, 2018.