Posts tagged "Joonas Makkonen"
Bunny - short and long alike - It's a Killer

Bunny – short and long alike – It’s a Killer

The award-winning Finnish filmmaker, Joonas Makkonen made his short Bunny the Killer Thing back in 2010 – and it turned out to be perfect material for a feature film. In this report from the Berlinale 2015 issue of World of Shorts, the director tells about the process that lead from short to long. words by...
Joonas Makkonen - From short to big

Joonas Makkonen – From short to big

Joonas Makkonen finnish director is living the dream of every shortfilm maker: he got the chance to shoot one of his short films in feature lengt.. His short film Bunny the Killer Thing inspired the story for his first feature, that’s coming out with the same title soon. Bunny the Killer Thing is half human...
An explosion of feelings and 48 hours - the perfect recipe to a prize winning short

An explosion of feelings and 48 hours – the perfect recipe to a prize winning short

An interview with Joonas Makkonen, director of The Escort, the winner of Daazo.com’s Impossible Film Contest When did you first know that you wanted to be a filmmaker? My sister said that when I was really young, about 4-6 years old, I wanted to be a stuntman! Then, later, I wanted to become an actor....