Screen Director

Aku Louhimies

Selected credits

  • RebellionElement Pictures, Touchpaper Television
  • Unknown Soldier Elokuvaosakeyhtiö Suomi 2017
  • 8 Ball Blind Spot Pictures Oy, Mjölk
  • Naked Harbour First Floor Productions, Edith Film Oy
  • Tears Of April Helsinki Filmi Oy, Mogador Film, Two Thirty Five

About

Aku Louhimies is an award-winning director and screenwriter. Over the last decade his highly acclaimed, commercially successful films have established him as one of the most preeminent directors of Scandinavian cinema today.

Aku’s most recent feature film Unknown Soldier is the biggest grossing Finnish film of all time and won 5 (nominated for 10) Jussi Awards (Finnish Film Awards) in 2018, including the People’s Choice Award.

In 2004, Aku was elected Director of the Year by the Association of Finnish Film Directors. He is currently serving as the head of the Finnish Directors Guild.

He is fluent in English, Finnish, Swedish, and Spanish.

Featured work

Unknown Soldier

Jussi Award: People's Choice Award

Production Company 
Elokuvaosakeyhtiö Suomi 2017

Producers
Miia Haavisto, Tommi Kangasmaa, Aku Louhimies, Mikko Tenhunen

Cast
Mikko Nousiainen, Samuel Vauramo, Johannes Holopainen

Rebellion

Nominated Irish Film and Television Award: Best Drama

Production Company
Element Pictures, Touchpaper Television

Producer
Catherine Magee

Cast
Perdita Weeks, Barry Keoghan, Charlie Murphy

 

Naked Harbour

Production Company 
First Floor Productions, Edith Film Oy

Producers
Pauli Pentti, Liisa Penttilä

Cast
Jasper Pääkkönen, Sean Pertwee, Laura Birn

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