Kirsikka Saari, Finland
Aalto.fi / School of Arts, Design and Architecture
Hämeentie 135 C
+358 9- 7563 1
Biography Kirsikka Saari is cofounder of Tuffi Films. Before becoming involved in movies, she graduated from Helsinki University and then worked as a journalist. She wrote the script for the short Do I Have to Take Care of Everything? (Pitääkö mun kaikki hoitaa?, 2012), which earned an Oscar nomination. She penned the short Girls' Night (Tyttöjen ilta, 2008) and co-wrote the award-winning short Gorilla (2009) and the feature Korso (2014). Her directing debut came with the short film Boyfriend (2013).