JUSSI RAUTANIEMI
Freelance film editor, Finland
Founder of Rough Cut – trailer editing company
Member of F.C.E. - Finnish Cinema Editors

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:

- Nominated for Best Editing for Juice in the Finnish Film Academy Awards, Jussi Gala 2019

- 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:

SuperCool
dir. Teppo Airaksinen
Yellow film & tv

Aalto - Architect of emotions
dir. Virpi Suutari
Euphoria film, TBA

WORK EXPERIENCE: FILM EDITING, FICTION (selected)

Juice - The Ragged life of Juice Leskinen
dir. Teppo Airaksinen
Yellow film & TV, 2018

Laugh or Die

dir. Heikki Kujanpää
Inlandfilm company, 2018

The Guardian Angel / Murderous Trance
dir. Arto Halonen
Art films / AMBI distribution / Thriller  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

KORSO
dir. Akseli Tuomivaara
BUFO/Tuffi, Drama, 80 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 (selected)

Yrittäjä – The Entrepreneur
dir. Virpi Suutari
Oktober, 2018

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)

MS Romantic
dir. Jani Volanen
Yellow film & tv
4x60

Invisible Heroes
dir. Mika Kurvinen
Kaiho
6x45

Bullets

dir. Pete Riski
Vertigo productions / Sky vision
10x45min

Love & Order

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

Helsinki Mansplaining Massacre
dir Ilja Rautsi
BuFo

The Tiger
dir. Mikko Myllylahti
Aamu film company
Cannes 2018 Critics week Official selection

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

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


Trailers
Over 100 feature film, documentary and tv-drama trailers. Films like: The Unknown soldier, Napapiirin Sankarit 2 & 3 - Lapland Odyssey 2 &3 (Yellow Film & TV), Tom of Finland (Helsinki Filmi), Kätilö - Midwife (Solar films), Sel8nne (Yellow Film & TV), Mielensäpahoittaja - The Grump (Solar Films),  See more from Trailers

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 2015-2018

- 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

- "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
 – 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