Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Discover the treasures of international cinema through the analytical lens of two media industry professionals from Finland, Karri Ojala and Henrik Telkki.

What sets this podcast apart is its straight-forward Finnish spirit, the varied guests from around the globe, whether industry professionals or fascinating people from the film's target country. Gain unique insights, knowledge and surprising looking glasses from the world of film.

New episodes biweekly.

You can find the show on most podcast players or in the episode feed below.

Apple PodcastsSpotifyStitcherFacebookTwitterInstagramYoutube | LBRY | LinkedInPatreon |

Mar 31, 2021

[DISCLAIMER: This episode was made for April Fools 🀑 . But it was also a fun 'simulation' for us, and hopefully for you. We DO NOT have any sort of full version of 'The Day the Clown Cried'. The episode content is part factual, part improvised fantasy.]

The Day the Clown Cried is one of the most wanted 'lost',...

Mar 18, 2021

The late Satoshi Kon was a highly respected and creative anime director. His first two films tackle the topic of fandom. When does fandom reach toxicity and what are the underlying triggers for such behavior?

Films covered in this episode:

Perfect Blue (1997) (γƒ‘γƒΌγƒ•γ‚§γ‚―γƒˆγƒ–γƒ«γƒΌ) 
Millennium Actress (2001)...

Mar 4, 2021

Are the Hellraiser sequels worth your time? What worked, what went awry and why? Karri and Henrik discuss all the sequels of Hellraiser. Previously parts 1, 2 and 3 were analysed in detail in individual episodes. This episode here concentrates on the theme of 'What went wrong with Hellraiser', hence the focus is on the...