The upcoming feature film, Vinski ja näkymättömyyspulveri (Vinski and the Invisibility Powder), directed by Juha Wuolijoki, is based on a beloved children’s novel Koko kaupungin Vinski (1954) by the well-known author Simo Puupponen aka Aapeli. The film is produced and distributed by Snapper Films.
The Boy (2016), a psychological horror film, starring Lauren Cohan, Rupert Evans and James Russell is directed by William Brent Bell. The film was released theatrically in Finland February 19th 2016. An American nanny is shocked that her new English family’s boy is actually a life-sized doll. After she violates a list of strict rules,
The Nut Job (2014), a 3D animation adventure comedy, directed by Peter Lepeniotis, was released theatrically in Finland September 11th 2015. The Nut Job tells the story of an incorrigibly self-serving exiled squirrel who finds himself helping his former park brethren raid a nut store to survive, that is also the front for a human
Wish I Was Here (2014), a drama comedy, starring Zach Braff, Kate Hudson, Joey King and Josh Gad, is written and directed by Zach Braff. The film was released theatrically in Finland December 5th 2014. A struggling actor, father and husband finds himself at a major crossroad, which forces him to examine his life, his
The House of Magic (2013), a 3D animation adventure comedy, directed by Jeremy Degruson and Ben Stassen, was released theatrically in Finland September 5th 2014. Thunder, an abandoned young cat seeking shelter from a storm, stumbles into the strangest house imaginable, owned by an old magician and inhabited by a dazzling array of automatons and
The Invisible Woman (2013), a biography drama, starring Ralph Fiennes, Felicity Jones and Kristin Scott Thomas, is written by Abi Morgan and directed by Ralph Fiennes. The film was released theatrically in Finland August 1st 2014. Nelly (Felicity Jones), a happily-married mother and schoolteacher, is haunted by her past. Her memories, provoked by remorse and
Zarra’s Law (2014), directed by Juha Wuolijoki, is a compelling story of two brothers on opposite sides of the law. When one brother is murdered, the other, a retired police detective, finds himself pulled back into the criminal world he left behind to solve the mystery surrounding his younger brother’s death. Starring Tony Sirico in
Let My People Go! (2011), a French comedy, starring Nicolas Maury, Carmen Maura, Jean-François Stévenin, Clément Sibony and Aurore Clement, is directed by Mikael Buch. The film is executive produced by Snapper Films and shot partly in Finland. At Passover, Reuben, a French-Jewish man living in Finland with his Nordic boyfriend, finds himself back in
The adventures of Ella and her friends continue in an independent sequel Ella ja kaverit 2 – Paterock (Ella and Friends 2, 2013), directed by Marko Mäkilaakso. A heart-warming, music flavoured and hilariously funny family film is based on the best-selling Finnish children’s books. This time Ella’s friend Pate has hard time learning multiplication tables.
Boule & Bill (2013), a family-friendly French comedy starring Franck Dubosc and Marina Foïs, is based on a Roba’s beloved comic-strips and directed by Alexandre Charlot and Franck Magnier. The film was released theatrically in Finland November 1st 2013.