THE ISLAND OF SECRETS

THE ISLAND OF SECRETS

Original Title: Lomasankarit

Synopsis

Toni, 15, has been forced to spend his holidays in Greece with his dad, his stepmother and his two stepbrothers. Toni only wants to go home, until he meets a beautiful Greek girl named Adriana and starts to enjoy his time. But then Adriana is kidnapped – and it seems as if all has to do with a mysterious treasure. Toni and his stepbrothers decide to rescue Adriana, not knowing that this will be the greatest adventure of their lives.

Technical Information

2014; Finland, Greece; Adventure, Family; 86 minutes; DCP, ProRes; 1.33:1 (4:3); 5.1 mix; Original Language: English, Finnish, Greek; Subtitles: English

DIRECTOR

Taavi Vartia

WRITER

Karoliina Lindgren, Niklas Lindgren, Taavi Vartia

D.O.P.

Mika Orasmaa F.S.C.

EDITOR

Benjamin Mercer

MUSIC

Panu Aaltio

EXECUTIVE PRODUCER

Olli Haikka, Jorma Reinilä

PRODUCTION COMPANY

© Yellow Film

CO-PRODUCER

Lilette Botassi

PRODUCER

Jarkko Hentula

Toni

Nuutti Konttinen

Veeti

Emil Auno

Aleksi

Veikka Vainikka

Adriana

Ifigeneia Tzola

Father

Ville Myllyrinne

Mother

Laura Malmivaara

Alexandra Costas

Ioanna Triantafyllidou

Ruben

Orfeas Avgoustidis

TAAVI VARTIA

Taavi Vartia, 48, has directed two feature films and several hundred episodes of drama series and documentaries for all national TV channels of Finland. In recent years, he has focused especially on series for young people and celebrated a big success in Finland with “Rolli and the Golden Key” (2013), his first feature film. Moreover, Vartia also works in theatre and has written several novels, both for adults and young people. At the moment, he is developing two feature films for children and family audiences.

Selective Filmography

Feature Film

2014 Lomasankarit

2013 Rölli ja kultainen avain

1994 Marskin poika

coming soon…

BENJAMIN MERCER

Benjamin Mercer is known for his work on Vuosaari (2012), Käsky (2008) and Gourmet Club (2004).

MIKA ORASMAA F.S.C.

Mika Orasmaa is known for his work on Iron Sky (2012), Rare Exports (2010) and 8-Pallo (2013).