Hats off to Elli Vuorinen and Heta Jäälinoja for winning it all in Fest Anča in Slovakia! The main prize of the festival was given to Sore Eyes For Infinity by Elli and Heta won the student prize with her film Penelope. Congratulations, we are so proud of you!
Heta Jäälinoja’s short film Penelope won the Grand Prix in National competition (under 30 minutes) at Tampere Film Festival! Congratulations!
Jury’s comments: The mundane house chores before a long anticipated visit become an uber original and deeply poignant universe conveyed using only pencil lines, colors and textures. It is impossible not to fall for the film, enjoyed every stroke of the fleeting presence on screen.