S-market | Xmas 2019

TV commercial for leading Finnish supermarket chain S-market. Co-director/Cinematographer: Kjell Lagerroos F.S.C. Co-director/Choreographer: Thomas Freundlich Agency: TBWA\Helsinki Production company: Komeetta

Cold Storage (2016), Valtteri Raekallio

Cold Storage

Cold Storage is a short dance film that pays homage to the virtuosic physical performances and melancholy comedy of the classic silent screen. As a lonely ice fisherman discovers his frozen prehistoric soul brother in the ice, multiple levels of time and reality blend together into a cinematic and kinetic exploration of alienation, dependency and friendship. Direction and cinematography: Thomas …

Breath / Tero Saarinen & Kimmo Pohjonen (2018)

Tero Saarinen & Kimmo Pohjonen | BREATH | Preview trailer

Live music, dance and visuality twine together creating wild forms and mythical images – infused by Beckett-inspired existentialism and absurd humour. Two globally acclaimed Finnish artists, choreographer-dancer Tero Saarinen and accordionist Kimmo Pohjonen, take measure of each other, composing a powerful web of sound and movement. Bessie-award winning wizard of stage and lighting design, Mikki Kunttu, adds his own spell …

Kalevalanmaa / Finnish National Ballet 2017

Finnish National Ballet | Land of Kalevala | Trailer

Premiere at Finnish National Ballet November 3rd 2017 Choreography by Kenneth Greve Musical advisor Tuomas Kantelinen Set design, lighting and projections Mikki Kunttu Costumes Erika Turunen Dramaturgy Kenneth Greve and Pirjo Toikka oopperabaletti.fi/kalevalanmaa Music: Tuomas Kantelinen Video: Lumikinos Production Oy

Avanti! Chamber Orchestra

Avanti! Chamber Orchestra Promo 2015

International promo video for Avanti! orchestra (2015). Direction & camera: Thomas Freundlich Sound recordist & postproduction mixer: Akseli Soini Additional camera operator: Antti Ahokoivu Additional sound recordist: Henri Rättäri Produced by Lumikinos Production

Transit (2015), Opera Skaala

Opera Skaala | Transit | Trailer

TRANSIT is a new ambient opera and contemporary dance production by Opera Skaala. An empty waiting room is a metaphor for the transitions in life; a space in which one comes face to face not only with other people, but also with oneself. Direction: Janne Lehmusvuo Music: Opera Skaala Choreography: Thomas Freundlich Vocal leader: Essi Luttinen Sound design: Sakari Kiiski …

Tero Saarinen Company / Morphed (2014)

Tero Saarinen Company | MORPHED

MORPHED Choreography Tero Saarinen Lighting and Set Designer Mikki Kunttu Costume Designer Teemu Muurimäki Choreographer’s Assistants Henrikki Heikkilä, Satu Halttunen Sound Designer Marco Melchior www.terosaarinen.com Music Esa-Pekka Salonen Concert etude for solo horn (2000) Foreign Bodies (2001) Violin Concerto (2009) Dance Ima Iduozee, Leo Kirjonen, Saku Koistinen, Mikko Lampinen, Jarkko Lehmus, Pekka Louhio, Jussi Nousiainen, David Scarantino Production Tero Saarinen …

Kotka City Theatre | Sugar – The Musical | Trailer

Peter Stone – Jule Styne – Bob Merrill: SUGAR Musical based on the film Some Like it Hot, premiere at Kotka City Theatre November 14th, 2015 www.kotkanteatteri.fi Directed by Snoopi Siren Choreography Sari Marin Camera & post by Thomas Freundlich

Subsurface (2015), chor/dance Jussi Väänänen & Katja Koukkula

Subsurface | Teaser

A dance short film to music by internationally renowned avant-garde accordionist Kimmo Pohjonen, Subsurface uses archaic elements of nature as metaphors for the multiple levels of a relationship. Choreography & dance: Jussi Väänänen and Katja Koukkula Original music by Kimmo Pohjonen Costume design: Jenni Ahtiainen Direction & cinematography: Thomas Freundlich jussikatja.fi (FI) kimmopohjonen.com Duration: 7 min Release date: March 2015 …

Featherlight / Fashion film (2013)

Featherlight | Fashion film

Design by Tyra Therman / tyratherman.com Video by Thomas Freundlich Music by Visa Oscar Model: Nelly Nilsson Red One MX with manual stills lenses