Photo Sami Sorasalmi
Tuuli Kuittinen's touch
Tuuli Kuittinen was awarded with Aho & Soldan lifetime achievement award by DocPoint - Helsinki documentary film festival
Tuuli Kuittinen was awarded with Aho & Soldan lifetime achievement award by DocPoint - Helsinki documentary film festival. Tuuli Kuittisen kosketus retrospective and masterclass is finally being organised at Cinema Orion.
Film is created on the editing table, it is said. Especially a documentary. DocPoint - Helsinki documentary film festival awarded master editor Tuuli Kuittinen with Aho & Soldan -lifetime achievement award. She is a sensitive professional, whose creative work is known as Kuittinen's touch.
Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, the 2021 DocPoint - Helsinki documentary film festival was organised online. Hence the Tuuli Kuittinen retrospective and masterclass are held now in October. DocPoint presents jointly with Cinema Orion - 5 documentary films edited by Kuittinen. There will be Question and Answer sessions after the films with director and Tuuli Kuittinen present. The retrospective will be peaked on Sunday 10.10. with a Tuuli Kuittinen masterclassiin moderated by director Jouko Aaltonen.
Kuittinen has edited over 100 films: short films, features, and most of all powerful documentaries.
Tuuli Kuittinen's touch-retrospective programme:
7.10. at 14:00 Lauluja utopiasta (2017, directed by Jouko Aaltonen, 57 min, S) + Q&A
7.10. at 15:45 Saalis (2007, directed by Taru Mäkelä, 99 min, K7) + Q&A
8.10. at 16:00 Laiva (1999, directed by Pia Andell, 56 min, S) + Q&A
9.10. at 14:00 Hukkamies (2012, directed by Juha Suonpää, 75 min, K12) + Q&A
10.10. at 11:00-14:00 Tuuli Kuittinen Masterclass
10.10. at 14:30 Olipa kerran Utopia (2004, directed by Lasse Naukkarinen, 90 min, S) + Q&A
7.10.2021 - 10.10.2021
Cinema Orinon, Eerikinkatu 15
Tickets to the screenings 9€-11€, from Cinema Orion.
Free entrance to the Masterclass 10.10. - possible to book a seat beforehand