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Olli Saarela

Olli Saarela is a writer and director, known for Ambush (1999), Bad Luck Love (2000) and Rollo and the Woods Sprite (2001). See full bio »

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Ambush Writer
Bad Luck Love
Bad Luck Love Writer
The Redemption


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 2017 Kostajat (writer) (announced)
 2000 Bad Luck Love
 1999 Ambush (writer)
 1998-1999 Klubi (TV Series) (writer - 20 episodes)
- Kun taivas putoaa (1999) ... (writer)
- Ja niin joulu joutui (1998) ... (writer)
- Kuka on syyllinen? (1998) ... (writer)
- Koston jumalatar (1998) ... (writer)
- Näytönpaikka (1998) ... (writer)
 1997 Ristin juurella (Short)
 1992 Juha Antti-Poika (Short)
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Show Show Actor (6 credits)
Show Show Producer (2 credits)
Show Show Location management (1 credit)
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Show Show Self (6 credits)
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Other Works:

In summer 2004 directed opera Taikahuilu (Zauberflute by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart) at Nilsiä Quarry Arena, although in early July he had gastric ulcer and thus had to take couple weeks of sick leave.

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His wife Tanja Karpela was a Minister of a culture in Finland 24 June 2003 - 19 April 2007. See more »

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