38 films were selected into the National Competition of Tampere Film Festival, 29 of which are under 30 minutes and nine of which are over 30 minutes

The selected films will be screened at Tampere Film Festival March 4th–8th. The winners will be announced at the Award Ceremony of the Festival on March 8th starting at 12.00.

The pre-selections have been made by Juhani Alanen, Suvi Hanni, Kati-Anne Leino and Raimo Silius.

Animation

HÄNEN PÄÄNSÄ
Emma Louhivuori | Finland 2019 | 7’

KUOBŽÂ JÁ MUN
Heli Huovinen | Finland 2019 | 3’

LUURANKO KAAPISSA
Malakias | Finland 2019 | 11’

MIKÄ AIKA ON?
Niina Suominen | Finland 2020 | 8’

MULTI-FAITH PRAYER ROOM
Vesa-Pekka Rannikko | Finland 2020 | 6’

Documentaries

MY DEAR MOTHER
Paul Anders Simma | Finland, Norway, Sweden 2019 | 87’

MYSTINEN METSÄTYÖMIES
Mikko Mattila | Finland 2019 | 63’

NEITI AIKA
Elina Talvensaari | Finland 2019 | 61’

NEPALIN MORSIAN
Tiina Madisson | Finland, Norway 2019 | 72’

ORKESTERIN EDESSÄ
Anna-Karin Grönroos | Finland 2019 | 75’

SILMÄSTÄ SILMÄÄN
John Webster | Finland 2020 | 73’

SUURI SAVOTTA
Jani Salminen | Finland 2020 | 63’

TERRARIA
Hanna Hovitie | Hungary, Finland 2019 | 17’

THE FANTASTIC
Maija Blåfield | Finland 2020 | 30’

TO TEACH A BIRD TO FLY
Minna Rainio, Mark Roberts | Finland 2020 | 24’

TOINEN LINJA
Sampsa Huttunen | Finland 2018 | 29’

TYPHOON MAMA
Lou Strömberg | Finland 2019 | 79’

UNTITLED (WHITE – ALPS)
Salla Tykkä | Finland, Switzerland, France 2019 | 70’

WASTE NO. 4 NEW YORK, NEW YORK
Jan Ijäs | Finland 2019 | 20’

Experimental

AKIYA
Jonna Kina | Finland, Japan, United States of America 2020 | 5’

FILL THE SCREEN
Pasi Sleeping Myllymäki | Finland 2019 | 18’

IF YOUR HEART WANTS IT (REMIX)
Pilvi Takala | Finland 2020 | 16’

KANARIALINTU
Risto-Pekka Blom | Finland 2020 | 5’

WHEN WE ARE NOTHING LEFT
Milja Viita | Finland, Canada 2019 | 8’

Fiction

49 YEARS FROM THE HOUSE ON THE LEFT
Sevgi Eker | Finland, Turkey 2019 | 8’

ALL INCLUSIVE
Teemu Nikki | Finland 2019 | 15’

CHECKPOINT
Juulia Kalavainen | Portugal 2019 | 6’

EI MITÄÄN HÄTÄÄ
Miia Tervo | Finland 2019 | 17’

EXPLOSIONEN AV EN BADRING
Tommi Seitajoki | Finland 2019 | 11’

KEBAB KING
Jukka Kärkkäinen | Finland 2019 | 9’

KEPPI
Teppo Airaksinen | Finland 2019 | 11’

KILTTI TYTTÖ
Merja Maijanen | Finland, Estonia, Portugal 2019 | 12’

KOTIMATKA
Marika Harjusaari | Finland, South Africa 2019 | 20’

KUUNTELEN
Katja Korhonen | Finland 2019 | 12’

LA PIERRE DU MARIAGE
Virke Lehtinen | Finland, France 2019 | 10’

LIMBO
Nalle Sjöblad | Finland 2019 | 10’

“ MEHILÄISHOITO “
Harri Larjosto | Finland 2019 | 29’

ONKO SULLA NÄLKÄ?
Teemu Niukkanen | Finland 2019 | 12’