The triumphs of Tuffi’s feature length film Force of Habit (orig. Tottumiskysymys) continue, the film was awarded with ‘Best International Feature’ and ‘Best Screenplay’ at the prestigious Raindance Film Festival last week.
Kirsikka Saari, one of the seven director-writers of the film, mentioned in her acceptance speech that the film was a very special one to make: “This was a once in a lifetime opportunity and truly a life changing experience for all of us seven filmmakers”. The other director-writers of the film are Elli Toivoniemi, Anna Paavilainen, Alli Haapasalo, Reetta Aalto, Jenni Toivoniemi and Miia Tervo. Force of Habit is an extraordinary act of seven filmmakers who wanted to shed light on those moments in every woman’s life, that usually remain hidden.
Raindance Film Festival is the largest independent film festival in the UK, held annually in central London.The winning films were announced at the festival's closing gala on Saturday November 7th.
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