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Jari Olavi Rantala


Jari Olavi Rantala is a screenwriter with over a decade's experience working for film and television. He was awarded the Jussi-prize for best screenplay for Frozen Land in 2005. Rantala has collaborated with the award winning director Aku Louhimies on four films. The most recent one is a new film version of Väinö Linna's epic war novel Unknown ... See full bio »

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Frozen Land Writer
(2005)
Karppi Writer
(2018-2020)
Omerta 12/6 Writer
(2021)
(2008)

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 2021 Omerta 12/6 (screenplay) (filming)
  Karppi (TV Series) (creator - 21 episodes, 2018 - 2020) (concept - 13 episodes, 2018 - 2020) (writer - 10 episodes, 2018 - 2020) (storyline - 8 episodes, 2020) (screenplay - 1 episode, 2020)
- Mustaa vettä (2020) ... (concept) / (creator) / (screenplay) / (storyline) / (writer)
- Mayday (2020) ... (creator) / (storyline)
- Kadonneet (2020) ... (creator) / (storyline)
- Paldiski (2020) ... (creator) / (storyline) / (writer)
- Vaihtokaupat (2020) ... (creator) / (storyline)
 2018-2019 Tuntematon sotilas (TV Mini-Series) (screenplay - 5 episodes)
- Hyväntahtoinen Aurinko (2019) ... (screenplay)
- Tavallisen suruton poika (2019) ... (screenplay)
- Hänen upseeriensa malja (2019) ... (screenplay)
- Petroskoi, Petroskoi (2019) ... (screenplay)
- Komea on alku (2018) ... (screenplay)
 2018 Heavy Trip
 2017 Tuntematon sotilas (screenplay)
 2016 Kynsin hampain (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Jakso 10 (2016) ... (written by)
- Jakso 9 (2016) ... (written by)
- Jakso 7 (2016) ... (written by)
- Jakso 6 (2016) ... (written by)
 2015 Syke (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- Joulumaa (2015)
- Lumetta (2015)
- Pieni potilas (2015)
- Löytölapsi (2015)
- Viimeinen niitti (2015)
 2014 Brändärit (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Etäpäivä (2014) ... (writer - as Jari Rantala)
 2013 8-Ball (screenplay)
 2010 Virta (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Velka 2/2 (2010) ... (writer - as Jari O. Rantala)
- Velka 1/2 (2010) ... (writer - as Jari O. Rantala)
 2008 Tears of April (screenplay)
 2005 Frozen Land (screenplay - as Jari Rantala)
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