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  • 09/15/2009 - 14:07

    Did you know that the K-Market’s meat counter and Knight Rider were fighting against the soviet dictatorship? The Estonian Finnish co-production DISCO AND ATOMIC WAR tells about the unintended influence of the Finnish TV to the breakdown of soviet regime in Estonia.  

    Kultuur radiatsioon event on 25th September in Andorra


  • 06/22/2009 - 13:53


    Ms. Leena Närekangas will be taking on the responsibilities of Executive Director in DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival on July 1st 2009. Närekangas (born 1972) has been the Executive Director of The Finnish Film Contact and the Festival Director of Kettupäivät short film festival in 2004 - 2009.

  • 11/19/2008 - 23:32

    Documentary films conquer the cinemas of Helsinki more extensively than ever before next January, as DocPoint celebrates its 8th edition by becoming a six-day event. This enables both re-runs of the most popular films as well as the expansion of the festival programme.

    The Next DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival will be held on the 20th-25th of January 2009.  

  • 02/01/2008 - 23:37

    Mr. Erkko Lyytinen (b. 1973) is the new Artistic Director of DocPoint – Helsinki Documentary Film Festival. Mrs. Virpi Suutari leaves her post to continue her career as a filmmaker. Mr. Jari Matala continues as Executive Director of the festival.