Project Description

Short documentary, 2015

Annie has managed to move to Finland after years of living in a refugee camp in Congo. In a first aid class she meets a teacher, Sinikka, who has lived her life in peace and safety. Annie can get bandages and gauzes from Sinikka, but Annie herself has to learn how to survive her new life with them.

Directed and written by

Tuija Halttunen


Niina Virtanen

Cinematography and color grade

Mikko Parttimaa


Ville Hakonen ja Jussi Sandhu

Sound design

Ilmari Jyskä


Encounters Short Film Festival – UK 2015
Feminist Film Festival Dublin – Ireland 2016
One World Romania Human Rights Documentary Film Festival – Romania 2016
Film Leben Festival – Germany 2016