The Fencer (Miekkailija) is the best Finnish film of the year!



A Making Movies production The Fencer (Miekkailija), co-produced with Kick Film and Allfilm, wins two Jussi Awards for Best Picture and Best Cinematography last Saturday evening. Jussi Award, “Finnish Oscar”, is the most prestige Finnish film award, and it is handed out yearly in 15 categories for the most accomplished films. Märt Avandi, star of The Fencer, was nominated in Best Male Actor Category.

Klaus Härö’s The Fencer (Miekkailija) is Jussi Awarded, Golden Globe nominated and Oscar shortlisted touching drama about love and a man who finds meaning in his life through children who need him.