Iris Olsson / 2009 / Social / Finland / Russian
/ Subtitles: English
/ 10'34" / /
Iris Olsson is a young awarded documentary filmmaker from Finland. She was born in Helsinki in 1981 and has studied producing and documentary film directing at the University of Art and Design Helsinki and holds a BA in Documentary directing. She has worked as a Freelancer in Finland in the field of television and film production. In the spring 2005 she held an extensive film workshop to young adults in the suburbs of Dakar, Senegal. At the moment she is working as a full time documentary director for the National Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE and finishing her Master Degree in Documentary directing in Helsinki. Filmography: ‘Flight’ (2004), Saly (2005), ‘Tuesday’ (2006), ‘Summerchild’ (2007), ‘Between Dreams’ (2009).