DOCPOINT FINEST MARKET PRESENTS THE NEWEST FINNISH AND ESTONIAN DOCUMENTARIES TO INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

The DocPoint FINEST Market will be held for the first time in January-February 2022. The market presents the newest and best Finnish and Estonian Documentaries to international documentary professionals. Many of these are world premieres at the festival and have not been seen anywhere else before. Market films and projects can be viewed online by accredited professionals from 31 January to 13 February 2022.

There will be some 20 Finnish and Estonian films that are ready for acquisition or distribution, feature length and shorts. Besides that,  we also have a section of works in progress. These include a short introduction by the makers as well as an 15-20 minute excerpt or compilation of clips from the film. Please find already some projects below, the full selection will be published on 10/01/2022.

DocPoint FINEST Market is curated by DocPoint Festival and invites international actors in the documentary industry, such as festival programmers, distributors, sales agents and buyers of television channels and VOD platforms.

Documentary professionals can apply for accreditation to DocPoint FINEST Market here!

Completed features

Fragments of Humanity
Elli Rintala / Kinocompany / Finland / 2022 / 57’

Golden Land
Inka Achté / napafilms / Finland, Norway, Sweden / 2022 / 82’

Hippodrome
Vladimir Loginov / Allfilm / Estonia / 2022 / 90’

It’s Raining Women
Mari Soppela / LPMA Productions / Finland, Iceland, Netherlands / 2022 / 87’

Karaoke Paradise
Einari Paakkanen / napafilms / Finland / 2022 / 74’

Maija Isola Master of Colour and Form
Leena Kilpeläinen / Greenlit Productions / Finland, Germany / 2022 / 97’

Mother Land
Mari Soppela / LPMA Productions / Finland, UK / 2022 / 79’

Power of the People
Mervi Enqvist / Greenlit Productions / Finland / 2022 / 66’

Price of Peace
Ville Suhonen / Oktober / Finland / 2021 / 80’

Ruthless Times – Songs of Care
Susanna Helke / Road Movies / Finland / 2022 / 92’

Shepherds of the Earth
Iiris Härmä / Guerilla Films / Finland / 2022 / 75’

Sorrow Tamers
Mina Laamo / Koko Production oy / Finland / 2022 / 66’

Tell Me
Marta Pulk / Kafka Films / Estonia, Jordan / 2021 / 73’

Two Hours to Happiness
Moonika Siimets / Amrion Production / Estonia / 2022 / 80’

u.Q.
Ivar Murd / Filmtower / Estonia / 2021 / 82’

Yoyogi
Max Golomidov / Allfilm, Voila Films, Kofuba / Estonia, Japan / 2021 / 74’

 

Completed Shorts

All My Mum’s Phone Calls
Iiti Yli-Harja / Aalto University / Finland / 2021 / 10’

Cheating is Good For You
Catarina Diehl / Impressio Films / Finland / 2021 / 11’

Fabula Rasa
Pieter-Jan Van Damme / Aalto University / Finland / 2022 / 19’

Goodbye Tornio
Emilia Hernesniemi / Aalto University / Finland / 2021 / 15’

The Land that Rises and Descends
Moona Pennanen / Aalto University / Finland / 2021 / 19’

Morrison & Friends
Paula Lehtonen / Paula Adventures / Finland / 2021 / 27’

Nowtime
Aet Laigu / Meteoriit / Estonia / 2022 / 13’

Sketch for the Last Map
Lauri Astala / Finland / 2022 / 13’

 

Works in Progress

Game of Minds
Petri Luukkainen & Jesse Jokinen / napafilms / Finland / 2022 / 52’

Homecoming
Suvi West / Vaski Filmi / Finland / 2022 / 75’

Hymn of the Cherubim
Pirjo Honkasalo / Bufo / Finland

Skype story
Kiur Aarma / Film Tower / Estonia / Q3/4 2022 / 59’

Snowball Effect
Pauliina Punkki / Ida Productions / Finland / 2022 / 90’

The Cello
Kira Jääskeläinen / Illume / Finland / 2023 / 73’

The Long War
Alina Rudnitskaya / Amnunna Films / Finland / 2022 / 52’ & 74’

One Man’s Pain
Kullar Viimne / Rühm Pluss Nul / Estonia / Q4 2022 / 90’

 

 

Documentary professionals can apply for accreditation to DocPoint FINEST Market here!

 

For more information on the market, contact our Market Coordinator Pieter-Jan Van Damme, pieterjan@docpoint.fi or our Artistic Director Kati Juurus, kati.juurus@docpoint.fi.