Warjakka is the old name for the village, port and island of Varjakka in Northern Finland. This project collects stories from the rich history of the area to create a series of short films online and on DVD

  • Heikki Kurtti – Village Millionaire

    Born in 1885, Heikki Kurtti was an unusual chap who’s grubby appearance and enthusiasm for making as much noise as possible in the name of music made him a recognisable figure in the Finnish village …

  • Stories

    Here you will find all of the films made as part of this project

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