Silicon Valley Queer Film Festival

Shakrun Habibi

Drama

Country of Origin: FINLAND

Refuge man Mohamed finds a special connection with Kristian, a finnish family man.

WRITER/DIRECTOR

Ville Tanttu

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ABOUT THE ARTIST

Ville Tanttu, b 1967, is a freelance filmmaker based in Helsinki.
He has worked the last 20 years as a director and cinematographer mostly for the Finnish National TV. He has shot documentaries in Guatemala, US Arizona, India, Nepal and in all the European countries. His trilogy of documentaries: Hem ljuva hem, Min plats på jorden and Mitt Helsingfors has been liked a lot and shown several times also abroad.

Currently he is writing and directing a TV drama – series Längtan, finishing a documentary Nightingales in Berlin, composing and recording music for a feature length US doc End of the line and writing his second novel.