Down 4,459 this week

Mika Kaurismäki

Mika Kaurismäki was born on September 21, 1955 in Orimattila, Finland as Mika Juhani Kaurismäki. He is a producer and director, known for Zombie ja Kummitusjuna (1991), Kolme viisasta miestä (2008) and Tie pohjoiseen (2012). He is married to Cenira Dias Kaurismäki. See full bio »

Most Decorated Oscar Films of All Time

While it's an honor just to be nominated, some movies have hauled away an armload of statues on Oscar night. See our gallery of films that earned four or more Academy Awards.

View the gallery

Around The Web


Powered by ZergNet

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 15 people
created 23 Nov 2010
a list of 40 people
created 21 Sep 2013
list image
a list of 38 people
created 22 Oct 2014
a list of 46 people
created 5 months ago
a list of 195 people
created 3 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Mika Kaurismäki's work have you seen?

User Polls

9 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Zombie ja Kummitusjuna
Kolme viisasta miestä
Tie pohjoiseen
Tie pohjoiseen Producer


Hide Hide Show Show Producer (41 credits)
  Ryhmis (Documentary) (producer) (filming)
 2015 The Girl King (producer)
 2015 Elämältä kaiken sain (producer)
 2012 Kuningas Litmanen (Documentary) (producer)
 2012 Tie pohjoiseen (producer)
 2011 Veljekset (producer)
 2011 Mama Africa (Documentary) (producer)
 2010 Vesku (Documentary) (producer)
 2009 Haarautuvan rakkauden talo (producer)
 2008 Kolme viisasta miestä (producer)
 2008 Sonic Mirror (Documentary) (producer)
 2005 The Sound of Rio: Brasileirinho (Documentary) (producer)
 2004 Honey Baby (co-producer)
 2002 Moro No Brasil (Documentary) (co-producer)
 2000 Highway Society (producer)
 1999 En släkting till älvorna (Documentary) (co-producer)
 1998 Chabouka! (Documentary) (associate producer)
 1998 L.A. Without a Map (co-producer)
 1998 Hiekkamorsian (producer)
 1997 Vaiennut kylä (producer)
 1996 Danske piger viser alt (producer - segment "Rhythm")
 1995 Yemanján tyttäret (producer)
 1995 Condition Red (executive producer - as Michael Bambihill)
 1995 The Final Kick (TV Movie documentary) (co-producer)
 1994 Tigrero: A Film That Was Never Made (Documentary) (producer)
 1993 Our Father... (producer - uncredited)
 1992 Veturimiehet heiluttaa (executive producer - uncredited)
 1991 Zombie ja Kummitusjuna (producer)
 1990 Amazon (producer)
 1989 Paperitähti (producer)
 1989 Cha Cha Cha (producer)
 1987 Helsinki Napoli All Night Long (producer)
 1986 Shadows in Paradise (producer)
 1985 Rosso (producer)
 1985 Pimeys odottaa (producer)
 1983 Rikos ja rangaistus (producer)
 1982 Arvottomat (producer - uncredited)
 1982 Jackpot 2 (Short) (producer)
 1981 Saimaa-ilmiö (Documentary) (producer - uncredited)
 1981 Valehtelija (producer)
Show Show Director (37 credits)
Show Show Writer (32 credits)
Show Show Editor (14 credits)
Show Show Actor (4 credits)
Show Show Camera and Electrical Department (4 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Production manager (1 credit)
Show Show Sound department (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (4 credits)
Show Show Self (21 credits)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Michael Bambihill | Mika Kaurismaki

Did You Know?


Father of Maria Kaurismäki and Anna-Maija Kaurismäki. The production company Marianna Films was named after these two daughters. See more »

Star Sign:


Contribute to This Page