Pia Andell (Finland)

Pia Andell was born in 1964 in Finland. She graduated both from University of Industrial Arts (Fine Arts) and University of Tampere (Social Sciences) in Finland. She has worked in the Finnish Film Foundation as a film consultant and in the Finnish Broadcasting Company as a producer for short documentaries. Currently she works as a tutor on European Documentary Network EDN. The films of Pia Andell have been shown and awarded on many internationally renowned festivals, like IDFA, Prix Europa, BANFF and Nordisk Panorama. Since 2004, she runs her own production company Of Course My Films. She is also a ridiculously proud mother of two daughters.

Filmography

  • Kaksi tapaa lähestyä kotia/ Two Ways to Find Home
    38´, Finland, 1992
  • Cinema Paris 1937 eli viattomuus vaarassa/ Cinema Paris 1937 or Innocence at Risk
    27´, Finland, 1995
  • Père Lachaise necropolis
    50´, Finland, 1996
  • Isoisä Durovin Ihmemaa/ Granpa Durov´s Wonderland
    58´, Finland, 1997
  • Laiva/ The Cruise
    56´, Finland, 1999
  • Père Lachaise - Seitsemän syytä käydä hautausmaalla
    9´, Finland, 1999
  • Pieni elokuva sisaruussuhteista/ Sibling Relations
    20´, Finland, 2001
  • Maailmassa/ Into the World
    60´, Finland, 2004
  • Hetket jotka jäivät/ Y in Viborg
    51´, Finland, 2006
  • Leikki/ Playing Adults
    62´, Finland, 2008
  • Göringin sauva/ Göring´s Baton
    38´, Finland, 2010
  • Havahtuminen/ Awakening
    46´, Finland/France, 2011
  • Matkustaja/ The Passenger
    25´, Finland, 2012

Doc Alliance Members

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