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Jukka Kärkkäinen

Finland

Biography

Jukka Kärkkäinen was born on January 20, 1972 in Kerava, Finland as Jukka-Pekka Kärkkäinen. He is a director and writer, known for Kovasikajuttu (2012), Kansakunnan olohuone (2009) and Zetor - vappaana syntynyt (2005).


Filmography:
2014 Näin unta elämästä (Documentary)
2012 Itsenäisyyspäivä (TV Movie documentary)
2012 Kovasikajuttu (Documentary)
2009 Kansakunnan olohuone (Documentary)
2009 Toisinajattelija (Documentary short)
2009 Vieläkö muistatte Limperin Hilman (Documentary short)
2008 Matkalla vanhuuteen (Documentary)
2007 Kaikkea hyvää (Documentary short)
2007 Viimeinen työpäivä (Documentary short)
2006 Jäähyväiset (Documentary short)
2006 Tupakkahuone (Documentary)
2005 Zetor - vappaana syntynyt (Documentary)
2002 Muuttuvat laulut (Short)
2000 Ihmishengen lainalaisuuksia (Short)
2000 Kukka - Hot Light (Short)

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The Living Room of the Nation

The Living Room of the Nation (Orig.) / 2009 / Finland / 79 min

Jukka Kärkkäinen’s documentary film THE LIVING ROOM OF THE NATION opens a poetic, portrait-like view into six Finnish living rooms. The film is a story of changes, loneliness, responsibilities and the unavoidable passing of time.

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Trace of the future according to Jukka Kärkkäinen & J-P Passi

Une trace du futur selon Jukka Kärkkäinen et J-P Passi (Orig.) / 2014 / Finland / 2 min

Filmmakers that were selected at Visions du Réel in the past twenty editions celebrate the Festival's anniversary by each making a short movie in which they expose their view of the future.

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