Joonas Makkonen

Joonas Makkonen

Jo-Jo the Dog Films Ltd

Director and screenwriter in Tornio, Finland

About Joonas

I am Finnish director & screenwriter living at Finland’s Lapland. My debut feature film Bunny the Killer Thing is now on its festival circuit. Before Bunny the Killer Thing I have directed various awarded short films, and TV ads.


Name: Joonas Makkonen

Lives in: Tornio, Finland

Company: Jo-Jo the Dog Films Ltd

Occupation: Director and Screenwriter

Awards

  • Winner - Madness Section - Nocturna, Madrid International Fantastic Film Festival (Director/Bunny the Killer Thing)
    (2015)

  • Best Director Award - Four Points Film Project 2014 (Director/The Fine Artists)
    (2014)

  • Winner - Four Points Film Project 2014 (Producer/The Fine Artists)
    (2014)

  • Best Director Award - The 100 Hour Film Race 2013 (Director/Renewing Mikael)
    (2013)

  • Audience Choice Award - Lago Film Fest 2012 (Director/Peto)
    (2012)

  • Winner - The 100 Hour Film Race 2012 (Director/Case Rabbit)
    (2012)

  • Best Director Award - The 100 Hour Film Race 2012 (Director/Case Rabbit)
    (2012)

  • Audience Choice Award - 6th Cinefantasy International Fantastic Film Festival (Director/Bunny the Killer Thing)
    (2011)

Projects

  • Bunny the Killer Thing

    Bunny the Killer Thing (2015)
    Film by Black Lion Pictures Ltd/Jo-Jo the Dog Films Director/Writer/Editor

  • The Fine Artists

    The Fine Artists (2014)
    Film (short) by Jo-Jo the Dog Films Director/Producer/Writer

  • Renewing Mikael

    Renewing Mikael (2013)
    Film (short) by Jo-Jo the Dog Films Director/Writer/Producer/Editor

  • Case Rabbit

    Case Rabbit (2012)
    Film (short) by Jo-Jo the Dog Films & Fernando's Barrels Director/Writer/Editor

  • Serious Stuff for the Runners

    Serious Stuff for the Runners (2011)
    Film by Jo-Jo the Dog Films Director/Writer/Producer/Editor

Education

  • Kemi-Tornio University of Applied Sciences
    (2006-2011)

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