Miska Tuononen

Miska Tuononen is an emerging transgender writer and director. His films are filled with vintage aesthetics, vivid colors and great sense of beauty. The use of dialogue in his films is often minimal or non-existent. The films of Tuononen convey strong messages of life, environment and inner healing with little words and plenty of feeling. 

Tuononen has presented his short films in several movie festivals abroad and in Finland at festivals like The Silent Movie Festival of Forssa, Kettupäivät, Digital Art Festival at Kuopio and at the Uneton48 competition.   

Curators comments: “Miska Tuononen has a strong vision and the talent to capture strong atmospheres with his films. He knows how to create complex characters and how to challenge the conventions of film skillfully.”