Länsi-Suomen elokuvakomissio
Services for film productions

Varsinais-Suomen elokuvakeskus ry
Film industry counselling and events

Finlandssvenskt Filmcentrum
arbetar för en levande filmkultur på svenska

Turku is a City of Films

Turku has become a city of film productions. Many famous Finnish movies have been shot in Turku. In addition, Turku has many places where it is possible to watch movies.

Mika Kaurismäki's new movie the Girl King was filmed in Turku. The movie is going to air in September 2015.




Names and shooting locations of the films made in Turku


The Girl King (2015)

- Turku Castle

Vares (2011-)

- Uusi Apteekki
- the School of Perno (built studio)
- Kakola

The Home of Dark Butterflies (2008)

- The key of Kulho, Kakskerta

tears of April (2008)

- The Manor of Brinkhall, Kakskerta

Beauty and the Bastard (2005)

- The University of Turku
- The Conservatory of Turku
- the Aura River shore

Restless (2000)

- The Archipelago of Turku