Festival guest: Nabb+Teeri

20 November 2016

Nabb+Teeri is an artist collective that has worked together since 2008. Janne Nabb and Maria Teeri has studied art in Liminka and Kankaanpää, after which they graduated from The Academy of Fine Arts in Helsinki in 2011. At the moment they work and live in Helsinki and Ylimarkku in Närpiö, Finland. Their recent exhibitions are […]


Sat 26.11. / 22:00 / Annis, Main Theatre In the night, after saturday’s screenings, a music club will appear at the venue. Its stage will be taken over by Kehittymättömät Ufot and Sink who will bring forth e.g. outer space, inner journeys and throbbing walls of sound.   KEHITTYMÄTTÖMÄT UFOT Kehittymättömät Ufot’s (“The Undeveloped Flying […]

Festival guest: Veljko Vidak

18 November 2016

As the second foreign festival guest we introduce the Croatian visual artist and filmmaker Veljko Vidak. He will arrive to the festival with the French screenwriter Emmanuelle Felce to present their film Kasetti, that was shot in Finland and will now get its Finnish premiere in Pori. In the film a young woman from Ukraine […]

Festival guest: Daniel Mikolajčák

15 November 2016

We will also have a couple of foreign guests at the festival! First we would like to introduce Daniel Mikolajčák, who will arrive from Slovakia to Pori to present his work The World of Prosperity. Mikolajčák has studied architecture (in its material analogue form) in Vienna, but by the process of creating The World of […]


13 November 2016

Sat 26.11. 2016 / 17:30 / Annis, main theatre HIGH-RISE / Ben Wheatley / 2015 / United Kingdom / 119 min Fiction In english High-Rise is a dystopian science fiction movie that is based on the novel of the same name by J. G. Ballard. The film is set in luxurious tower block where the […]

Dead Slow Ahead

07 November 2016

Sun 27.11.2016 / 14:15 / Annis, main theatre DEAD SLOW AHEAD / Mauro Herce /  2015 /  Spain/France /  76 min Documentary In tagalog, with english subtitles Finnish premiere! A freighter crosses the ocean. The hypnotic rhythm of its pace reveals the continuous movement of the machinery devouring its workers: the old sailor’s gestures disappearing […]

Endless Poetry

04 November 2016

Thu 24.11.2015 / 18:00 / Finnkino ENDLESS POETRY / POESÍA SIN FIN / Alejandro Jodorowsky / 2016 / Chile/France / 128 min Fiction In Spanish, English subtitles Endless Poetry is director’s cinematic memoir that is an independent continuation to The Dance of Reality which was released two years ago. Endless Poetry portrays Alejandro Jodorowsky’s young […]

Tectonic Plate

02 November 2016

We 23.11.2016 / 16:00 / Finnkino TECTONIC PLATE / Mika Taanila / 2016 / Finland / 74 min Experimental In Finnish Director in attendance (in co-operation with the Cultural Office of the City of Pori / Kinokellari)   A camera-less lettrist film about fear of flying, security checks and time zones. After returning from a trip […]

Nearly 600 submissions through the open call

06 October 2016

Nearly 600 films were submitted through the open call, so  also this year we have plenty of films to choose from. Thank you for all the filmmakers and distributors! We’ll contact the filmmakers of selected short films no later than 17.10. The program will be published in the beginning of November.