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The Woodcutter Story

The Woodcutter Story

Mikko Myllylahti

Finland, Denmark, Netherlands, Germany | 2022 | Genre: Drama, Black Comedy | first feature film | running time: 98’

TFL Awards

TFL Production Award 2018 (€ 40.000)

festivals & awards

Semaine de la Critique, Cannes - 2022

synopsis

Pepe is a woodcutter in an idyllic small town in Finland. In the span of a couple of days, a series of tragic events gradually destroys his quiet and happy life - but Pepe seems to be fine with it all. As if he held a secret to existence that is hard to grasp.

info

The Woodcutter Story
original title

Metsurin Tarina

genre

Drama, Black Comedy

country

Finland, Denmark, Netherlands, Germany

running time

98’

produced by

Aamu Film Company, Finland

in co-production with

Beofilm (Denmark), Keplerfilm (Netherlands), Achtung Panda! (Germany)

directed by

Mikko Myllylahti

sales

Totem Films

Will this chaos ever stop?
TFL Programmes

FeatureLab projects 2018

TFL Awards

TFL Production Award € 40.000

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Mikko Myllylahti

Scriptwriter, Film Director

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Emilia Haukka

Production