Kirsi Mattila

Scriptwriter, Director, Producer

Kirsi Mattila has a degree in theatre research from the University of Helsinki. Originally a scriptwriter and director, Kirsi has branched out into producing as a member of Icebreaker Productions.

Her latest feature, Marzia, My Friend (produced by Pohjola-filmi Oy), set in Afghanistan and Finland, has won several prizes in international film festivals.

Kirsi has made videos for several organizations, serving not only as writer and director but also as cinematographer, editor and producer. She is producing radio series and TV shows for the Finnish Broadcasting Company YLE, and is now also producing Tiina Madisson’s film Brides of Nepal.

Kirsi is a board member of Icebreakers.