Silicon Valley Queer Film Festival

Shukran Habibi


Country of Origin: NETHERLANDS

Refuge man Mohamed finds a special connection with Kristian, a Finnish family man


Ville Tanttu

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Ville Tanttu is a Helsinki based director, cinematographer and author, b 1967.
“I find my inspiration from the nature and from the longing we all have, in some form, for the beauty and truth”

Ville has worked the last 20 years as a director and cinematographer, for documentaries and fiction.
His latest film Hunt was release spring 2022.
Now he is writing the screenplay for his next film titled as Tigerheart.

Other recent films:

Nightingales in Berlin – Directing a documentary about philosopher, professor and musician David Rothenberg and his project, to study and play music with Nightingales in Berlin. 2019

Shukran Habibi / Längtan (Longing)- Scrip & directing a drama TV series for Swedish channel of Finnish National TV. 2019

End of the line – The women of the standing rock – Music for the feature length documentary 2020 – Was nominated in Emmy 2022 for the best doc.