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Hotel Seurahuone, Torikatu 24
Kokkola City Theatre, Torikatu 48
Festival director Kaisa Kukkola
Kokkola can be reached by train. Travel time from Oulu is approximately 2 hours, from Helsinki 4 hours, and from Tampere 2.5 hours. For timetables, see vr.fi.
Our hotel partner is Hotel Seurahuone where you can get a discount with the code KINOJUHLAT: seurahuone.com
Information about other accommodation in Kokkola: visitkokkola.fi/en/lodging
About the festival
The founding members of the festival are Maija Aho, Laura Airola, Juho Kuosmanen ja Jussi Rantamäki. The festival is produced by festival director Kaisa Kukkola and the other team members are Maria Kuosmanen, Essi Lax, Juhana Lehtiniemi, Anne Nimell, Marjo Pipinen, Anu Silfverberg, Aaro Taina and Eino Taina.
Previous themes: Japan (2023), USA and migration (2022), cosmos (2021), Sweden and closeness (2020), France and love (2019), Italy and family (2018).