Henna Välkky is a Helsinki based director with a forte in dark cinematic and stylized narratives where she plays with experimental visuals and surrealist scenes.
Over the past ten years she has directed short films, music videos, commercials and developed a taste for absurd comedy and thriller genres.
Her latest film "We are in a Dream" was selected in over 30 film festivals around the world including Atlanta Film Festival and Tampere Film Festival.
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Decision #9572 / Short fiction
Written and directed by Henna Välkky & Samuel Häkkinen
The average adult makes about 35,000 remotely conscious decisions each day. Each decision, of course, carries certain consequences - both good and bad. Decision #9572 is a dark comedy about our desires in conflict, with a surrealist twist.
We Are in a Dream / Short Animation
Directed by Henna Välkky & Eesu Lehtola
Based on personal recordings of people narrating their nightmares, we race through their unconscious desires and fears.
Film supported by Koneen Säätiö
“Official Selection” Tampere Film Festival, National Competition 2018
“Official Selection” Atlanta Film Festival (US) 2018
“Official Selection” Helsinki International Film Festival Love & Anarchy, National Competition (FI) 2018
“Tampere Film Festival presents” Tehran International Short Film Festival, 2018
“Official Selection” Animatricks Festival (FI) 2018
“Official Selection” Turku Animated Film Festival (FI) 2018
“Official Selection” Factual Animation Film Festival (UK) 2018
“Official Selection” Flyway Film Festival (US) 2018
Best Experimental Film, Prague Independent Film Festival, 2019
Honorably Jury Mention, 9th Dada Shaheb Phalke Film Festival, 2019
Best Avantgarde Film & Audience Award, IIK!! Horror Film Festival, 2019
Helsinki International Film Festival Love & Anarchy:
Cut To The Chase Competition trailer
Directed by Henna Välkky & Samuel Häkkinen
SMOC - MAGIC / Music Video
Directed & Edited by Henna Välkky
OLPEKKALEV - IKÄWÄ feat. Pijall & Ameeba / Music video
Directed, filmed & edited by Henna Välkky & Samuel Häkkinen
JUREK - Ennen kuin me kadotaan / Music video
Directed & edited by Henna Välkky
Till death do us part / Short fiction
Directed by Henna Välkky
An old man who once made a promise to his first love under serene skies, now stands in the rain with nothing but a fading polaroid stigma. It's time to fulfill the promise.