Making Movies Oy (Ltd.) is a Finnish film production company based in Helsinki. Established in 1996 the company produces and co-produces fiction and documentary films and TV series for the international market. The managers and founding members of Making Movies are Kai Nordberg and Kaarle Aho.
Since 1996 Making Movies has produced more than 100 features, documentaries, short films and tv-dramas. The films produced by Making Movies have been distributed worldwide.
The features include Klaus Härö’s The Fencer (2015) which was Oscar short listed and Golden Globe nominated for the Best Foreign Language film. Petri Kotwica´s Black Ice (2007) premiered in the Berlinale main competition 2008 won several international prizes. Feature films include also Little Wing (2016) by Selma Vilhunen which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival and won the Nordic Council’s film prize for the Best Nordic feature film in 2017. Other features by making Movies include Law of the Land 2017, Heavy Trip 2018 and One Last Deal 2018. To be released at Autumn 2022 is Klaus Härö’s latest international Feature Drama My Sailor My Love.
The documentaries produced or co-produced by Making Movies include award winning films like Happiness premiered at Sundance Documentary competition 2014 by Thomas Balmés, In the Dark (2004) by Sergey Dvortsevoy, Look of Silence (Venice, Toronto 2014, Berlinale 2015) by Joshua Oppenheimer and Tonislav Hristov’s The Good Postman premiered Sundance Film Festival 2017 and nominated for the Best European Documentary in European Film Awards 2017.