Director Jukka Kärkkäinen

Jukka Kärkkainen has been making documentary films since 2003. Aside from filmmaking Jukka has a background as a construction worker. He is the co-founder of Mouka Filmi production company. Director’s note: ”I had a huge desire, nearly beyond words, to make this positive film. It all started in 2009 when the television news introduced Pertti [...]
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Editor Riitta Poikselkä

Riitta Poikselkä has worked as an editor since 1991. Besides The Punk Syndrome she has edited films such as Non Profit (2008, dir. Pauliina Feodoroff), Borderland Bachelors (2003, dir. Erkko Lyytinen), Elina: As If I Wasn’t There (2002, dir. Klaus Härö), Ambush (2nd editor, 1999, dir. Olli Saarela), Losing it (1999, dir. John Webster) and [...]
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Director J-P Passi

J-P Passi has worked as a cinematographer since 2000. He also directs and works as a scriptwriter every now and then. Passi has worked together with Kärkkäinen and Jahnukainen since the establishment of Mouka Filmi. Director’s note: “Don’t stare!” And don’t point your finger at them. I’m sure these instructions are ingrained in many of [...]
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