TFL Films & Series

The Woodcutter Story

Will this chaos ever stop?

FeatureLab 2018
Main info

Title: The Woodcutter Story
Directed by: Mikko Myllylahti
Premiere & awards: Cannes - 2022, Semaine de la Critique
Produced by: Aamu Film Company, Finland
In co-production with: Beofilm (Denmark), Keplerfilm (Netherlands), Achtung Panda! (Germany)
Countries: Finland, Denmark, Netherlands, Germany


Pepe is a woodcutter in an idyllic small town in Finland. In the span of a couple of days, a series of tragic events gradually destroys his quiet and happy life - but Pepe seems to be fine with it all. As if he held a secret to existence that is hard to grasp.

TFL Project:

Title: The Woodcutter Story

TFL Awards: TFL Production Award (€ 40,000)

Discover more details here:
TFL Catalogue 2018

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