JUSSI RAUTANIEMI
Freelance film editor, Finland
Founder of Rough Cut – trailer editing company

jussi(dot)rautaniemi(at)gmail(dot)com
phone: + 358 O4OO 92 54 82

EDUCATION
Master of Arts, Film Editing, 2012
Aalto University, the School of Arts, Design and Architecture

 – Berlinale Talent Campus 2017, Editing Studio
 – Student exchange in Prague film school FAMU in spring 2009. 

PERSONAL AWARDS & NOMINATIONS:
- Awarded Best Editing for The Happiest Day In the Life of Olli Mäki, in the Finnish Film Academy awards, Jussi Gala 2017

- Nominated for Best Editing for Korso in the Finnish Film Academy Awards, Jussi Gala 2015
 

TOP AWARDS FOR FILMS

- Festival de Cannes 2017: Special Mention in Main competition Short film selection for: The Ceiling by Teppo Aikaksinen, Tack films 2017

- Festival de Cannes 2016: Winner in Uncertain Regard selection for The Happiest Day in The Life of Olli Mäki by Juho Kuosmanen, Aamu film company

- Fetival de Cannes 2010: Winner in Cinefondation series for The Painting Sellers by Juho Kuosmanen, Aamu film company


WORKS IN PROGRESS:
Feature Fiction

Laugh or Die

dir. Heikki Kujanpää
Inlandfilm company, TBA 2018

Feature Documentaries

Yrittäjä – The Entrepreneur
dir. Virpi Suutari
Oktober, 2018

WORK EXPERIENCE: FILM EDITING, FICTION

The Guardian Angel
dir. Arto Halonen
Art films, Thriller, TBA 2018

Hymyilevä Mies - The Happiest day in the life of Olli Mäki
dir. Juho Kuosmanen
Elokuvayhtiö Aamu Oy, Drama, 90min
Winner at Cannes 2016, Uncertain Regard-series, Prix FIPRESCI at EFA 2016, 8 Jussi Awards 2017

The Great Unwashed
Dir. Louis Fonseca
Mangoose Films, England 2017, Comedy, 75 min

Chronicles of Melanie
Latvian-Finnish co-production
dir. Viestur Kairiss
Mistrus Media / Inland Film Company / 8Heads company, Drama, 120 min, 2016

Napapiirin Sankarit 2 – Lapland Odyssey 2
dir Teppo Airaksinen
Yellow Film & TV, Comedy, 90 min, 2015

Ruotsalainen Hetki Swedish Moment
dir.Teemu Kaskinen, Minna Haapkylä,
Elina Knihtilä, Tommi Korpela, HP Björkman, 75min
BUFO, Drama, 2014

KORSO
dir. Akseli Tuomivaara
BUFO/Tuffi, Drama, 80 min, 2014

Palsa The Surrealist
as a Second editor
dir. Pekka Lehto
First Floor Productions, Drama, 70 min, 2014

Open up to me
dir. Simo Halinen
Edith Film, Drama, 90 min, 2013

The Fanatics
dir. Teppo Airaksinen
Bronson Club, Comedy, 90 min, 2012

The Painting Sellers
Tv-fiction 60 min
dir. Juho Kuosmanen
Elokuvayhtiö Aamu, Drama, 2011

WORK EXPERIENCE: FILM EDITING, DOCUMENTARY

Paha poliisi – Bad Cop
dir. Pekka Lehto
Zone2 pictures, 2017

Elegance
Short documentary
Dir. Virpi Suutari
Euphoria film, 2015, 25 min

Garden Lovers
dir. Virpi Suutari
Made, 75 min, 7.3.2014
- Best Documentary, Finnish National Film Awards 2015.

Hilton! Here for life
dir. Virpi Suutari
Filmimaa, 75min, 1013

Going it alone, 2
dir. Jussi Parviainen
MTV3/ BUFO, 75 min, 2012

In the Shadow of Doubt
dir. Pekka Lehto
First Floor Productions, 75 min, 2011

EDITING: TV-SERIES  (selected)

Love & Order

3x52min mini-series
dir. Leea Klemola
Elokuvayhtiö Aamu, 2017

Rakkaus & Laki – tv-films
3x52 tv-movies
dir Juha Lehtola & Matti Ijäs
Yle 2017

Downshiftaajat – Tv- Series
dir. Teppo Airaksinen
Yellow Film & Tv 2015

Kimmo Season 2 & 3
Tv- series, 13 episodes
dir. Teppo Airaksinen
Yellow Film / Fall 2014 / Fall 2016

Ihmebantu tv-series
dir. Jani Volanen
7 episodes
Filmiteollisuus, Yle tv2
2009

SHORT FILMS (SELECTED)

Katto - Ceiling
dir. Teppo Airaksinen
Tack films, 15min, 2017
Cannes 2017 Short Film Official selection

Sisters
dir. Toni Kamula
Frithjof Film, 20min, 2016

3 fractures
dir. Toni Kamula
Frithjof Film, 20min, 2015

Reunion
Dir. Iddo Solskone & Janne Reinikainen
15min, BUFO, 2014

Miss Zahra
dir. Markus Lehmusruusu
29min, Mjölk movies, 2016

All Hallow's week
dir. Jussi Hiltunen,
17min, Making Movies, 2012


Trailers
Over 90 feature film, documentary and tv-drama trailers. Films like: The Unknown soldier, Napapiirin Sankarit 3 - Lapland Odyssey 3 (Yellow Film & TV), Tom of Finland (Helsinki Filmi), Kätilö - Midwife (Solar films), Napapiirin Sankarit 2 - Lapland Odyssey 2 (Yellow Film & TV), Sel8nne (Yellow Film & TV), Mielensäpahoittaja - The Grump (Solar Films), 
See more from www.traileritehdas.com

LECTURES:

- Several "Case Study" lectures on films edited for Editing students in Aalto University in 2011-2016

- Creative Documentary Editing - 3 day workshop
Tampere University of Applied science, spring 2017

- Leffalabra-lecture on editing The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki 2016.

- How to edit film trailers - 2 day workshop
Tampere University of Applied science, spring 2016

- Creative Documentary Editing - 3 day workshop
Tampere University of Applied science, spring 2016

- Creative Documentary Editing - 3 day workshop
Tampere University of Applied science, spring 2015

- "Minun elokuvani" jatkokoulutus 15-16.12 2012
Aalto University, Film department, Editing: 30.11.2010

- Avid-basics course teacher in University of applied science Stadia, Helsinki, 2007

EXHIBITIONS:
Private exhibition: "Välikuvat / Space in between" , Kouvola Mediamaja 4.11.2010-23.12.2010
Videoart and photographs

GRANTS

–  Elokuvasäätiö, 2000 €, lyhytelokuvan käsikirjoitus 2011
– Kotkan kaupunki, 300 € lyhytelokuvan ensi-iltaan 4.12 2006
– Kotkan kaupunki, 400 € lyhytelokuvan toteuttamiseen 6.6 2006
 – Kaakkois-Suomen taidetoimikunta 1000 €, lyhytelokuvan toteuttamiseen 1.3 2006

LANGUAGES: 
Finnish (mother language)
English (excellent)
Swedish (basics)
German (basics)

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picture: Heidi-Hanna Karhu