PRODUCTIONS

PRODUCTIONS

Deadwind

Karppi

Genre: Crime Drama Series
Duration: 12×45’
Production Year: 2016/2017
Written by Rike Jokela, Jari Olavi Rantala, Kirsi Porkka
Directed by Rike Jokela
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä & Jojo Uimonen
Co-produced by H&V Entertainment / Britta Meyermann & Mischa Hofmann
Broadcaster: Yle
World Sales: About Premium Content

Deadwind is a highly thrilling and emotional crime drama series mixing murder investigation of a young woman, Anna Bergdahl and a personal drama of the main character detective Sofia Karppi who has just lost her husband and is left alone with two children to take care of.

Nerd: Dragonslayer666

Nörtti: Dragonslayer666

Genre: Comedy series for youth
Duration: 8×12’ / 4×25’
Production Year: 2017
Written and directed by Aleksi Delikouras
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä & Max Malka
Broadcaster and World Sales: Yle

A humorous series about a 19-year old gamer DragonSlayer666, who’s mum destroys his computer. To be a professional player and to realise his dream, he’s forced to step out of his room, face the real world and learn the meaning of friendship and team work. The series is based on a popular and award-winning novel series, also written by Delikouras.

Living With My Ex - Seasons 1 & 2

Ex-Onnelliset

Genre: Drama Comedy Series
Duration: 12×45’ + 12×45´
Production Year: 2015/2016 (Season 1) & 2017/2018 (Season 2)
Written and directed by Johanna Vuoksenmaa
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä & Leena Mäenpää-Bentley
Broadcaster: MTV
World Sales: ZDF Enterprises

Huge audience hit reaching million viewers on a weekly basis. Johanna Vuoksenmaa’s (Click Me, 21 Ways to Ruin a Marriage) comedic drama series tells of five couples with children. All have just gotten divorced but have moved into an apartment building called Splitsville Apartments, which is designed specifically for the needs of divorced couples with children in mind.

Tatu and Patu

Kanelia kainaloon, Tatu ja Patu!

Genre: Children’s Feature Film
Duration: 70 min
Production Year: 2016
Written by Aino Havukainen
Directed by Rike Jokela
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä & Max Malka
Distributed by Nordisk Film
World Sales: Shoreline Entertainment

Comedy based on the bestselling Finnish children’s book series had a record-breaking opening and became a true phenomenon in Finland with over 330.000 admissions. Tatu and Patu are clever brothers form Odsville, where things are usually done a bit differently. In the movie, Tatu and Patu are invited to the big city to experience the Christmas time with their best friend, Veera. Things get complicated when Veera is late from the railway station and the boys enter the city on their own. What follows is an adventure full of nutty incidents, as the friends try to find each other!

Adult Camp

Viikossa aikuiseksi

Genre: Feature Comedy
Duration: 90 min
Production Year: 2015
Written and directed by Johanna Vuoksenmaa
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä
Distributed by Nordisk Film

Adult Camp is a comedy about the bumpy road to personal growth. Perhaps the camp doesn’t fulfil its promise of the ”most wonderful week of your life”, but one thing’s for sure – no one returns home the same.

21 Ways to Ruin a Marriage

21 tapaa pilata avioliitto

Genre: Feature Romantic Comedy
Duration: 89 min
Production Year: 2013
Written and directed by Johanna Vuoksenmaa
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä
Distributed by Nordisk Film

The top grossing film of 2013. Biggest hit ever in Finland to be written, directed or produced by a woman. There are 21 ways to ruin a marriage and that’s enough to convince Sanna, an academic studying divorces, that falling in love is useless. Over 400,000 admissions in Finland.

Click Me - Seasons 1 & 2

Klikkaa mua

Genre: Drama Comedy Series
Duration: 12×43’ + 12×43´
Production Year: 2011 (Season 1) & 2014 (Season 2)
Written and directed by Johanna Vuoksenmaa
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä
Broadcaster: MTV

A huge audience success and winner of four Golden Venlas (Finland’s Emmy). Ella (41) has three children with two different fathers. Ella is so busy with her job and family that she has no time to meet new people, much less fall in love with them. Encouraged by her friends, she creates an online dating profile and starts meeting men of the most various types.

Hideaway

Mökki

Genre: Mini-series
Duration: 3 x 50 min
Production Year: 2010
Written and directed by Johanna Vuoksenmaa
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä
Broadcaster: Yle

This optimistic drama takes place one spring, when one family’s secrets come into the open and four generations wrestle with very concrete, everyday problems.

One Foot Under

Toinen jalka haudasta

Genre: Feature Drama-comedy
Duration: 80 min
Production Year: 2009
Written by Mika Ripatti and Seppo Vesiluoma
Directed by Johanna Vuoksenmaa
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä
Distributed by Sandrew Metronome

A 35-year-old man is told he has only six months to live until it appears that he has been misdiagnosed.

Summer Escape

Kesäpaikka

Genre: Short Film
Duration: 26 min
Production Year: 2009
Written by Juuli Niemi
Directed by Inari Niemi
Produced by Dionysos Films / Riina Hyytiä & Leena Mäenpää-Bentley

A ”walking road movie“ about two grown-up sisters, who decide to run away from their summer house, inspired by nostalgia for their childhood pranks.

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00500 Helsinki
Finland

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Email: info@dionysosfilms.fi