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Mika Kaurismäki


Mika Kaurismäki was born on September 21, 1955 in Orimattila, Finland. He is a producer and director, known for Three Wise Men (2008), Zombie and the Ghost Train (1991) and Helsinki-Naples All Night Long (1987). He is married to Cenira Dias Kaurismäki. See full bio »

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Three Wise Men Producer
(2008)
Jackpot 2 Producer
(1982)

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 2020 Gracious Night (producer)
 2019 Master Cheng (producer)
 2018 Ryhmäteatteri (Documentary) (producer)
 2017 Over the Limit (Documentary) (co-producer: Marianna Films)
 2015 The Girl King (producer - produced by)
 2015 Homecoming (producer)
 2012 Kuningas Litmanen (Documentary) (producer)
 2012 Road North (producer)
 2011 Brothers (producer)
 2011 Mama Africa (Documentary) (co-producer)
 2010 Vesku from Finland (Documentary) (producer)
 2009 The House of Branching Love (producer)
 2008 Three Wise Men (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 Among the Elves (Documentary) (co-producer)
 1998 Chabouka! (Documentary) (associate producer)
 1998 L.A. Without a Map (co-producer)
 1998 Sand Bride (producer)
 1997 The Quiet Village (producer)
 1996 Danish Girls Show Everything (producer - segment "Rhythm")
 1995 The Final Kick (TV Movie documentary) (co-producer)
 1995 Daughters of Jemenja (producer)
 1995 Condition Red (executive producer - as Michael Bambihill)
 1994 Tigrero: A Film That Was Never Made (Documentary) (producer)
 1993 Our Father... (producer - uncredited)
 1993 The Last Border (producer)
 1992 Goodbye, Trainmen (executive producer - uncredited)
 1991 Zombie and the Ghost Train (producer)
 1990 Amazon (producer)
 1989 Paper Star (producer)
 1989 Cha Cha Cha (producer)
 1987 Helsinki-Naples All Night Long (producer)
 1986 Shadows in Paradise (producer)
 1985 Rosso (producer)
 1985 Waiting for Darkness (producer)
 1983 Crime and Punishment (producer)
 1982 The Worthless (producer - uncredited)
 1982 Jackpot 2 (Short) (producer)
 1981 The Saimaa Gesture (Documentary) (producer - uncredited)
 1981 The Liar (producer)
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Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Michael Bambihill | Mika Kaurismaki | Mika

Height:

6' 4" (1.93 m)

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

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