Emergency Calls

Being human is a fragile and fleeting opportunity to experience life and the universe around us. In the face of overwhelming darkness all we can do is to rely on and find solace in one another. This film is based on authentic emergency calls and radio traffic.


Tampere International Short Film Festival – Best Finnish Short Film Under 30 minutes; European Film Awards – nominated for Best Short Film Award.

Hannes Vartiainen, Pekka Veikkolainen

Hannes Vartiainen (born in 1980) has worked on tens of different projects as a director, writer, cinematographer, editor, producer, actor, assistant to director and even stuntman.

Pekka Veikkolainen (born in 1982) has worked in the fields of animation and illustration since 2000. The two started their own production company in 2008.