Elle Sillanpaa grew up in a tiny town in northern Finland. At age 19 she has moved to London and by chance started a career as a fashion model there, and thus had a chance to travel and live around the world meeting various people. In 2006, she commenced studies at the University of West London completing Master of Arts degree in Video Production and Film Studies in 2010.
Doc Alliance is a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.