Who are we?
The director of the series is Harri Haanpää, who has worked in the field of media for twenty years. Heidi Roth, who has created the story and is a published fiction writer, is the screenwriter of the series. Mikko Löppönen, editor is also part of the production team.
“I have waited few years to write the sequel for this story and now I know why. It was meant to be that this story would grow into a bigger and more international storyworld, which has allowed us to develop interesting multimedia production of this”, says Heidi.
It was clear that the production will be international as the crew members has worked in international business and media for many years. The story has strong China connection and it will lead the nordic noir into a new, yet undiscovered traits.
The director, Harri Haanpää tells why he wanted to develop this detective novel into a drama series:
“I want to take the people who read the novel into a surprising world, which is not anything like they expected. We will create a wider story based on the book story, which almost goes to sci-fi category but has still elements of nordic noir”
We launch this multimedia production with new, transparent concept. It means that we do the production so that everyone can see what we are doing and how. With this perspective we want to offer an media educational aspect as well.
Our aim is to find more investors and financial stakeholders, so that we can truly make this multicultural project.
We invite all who are interested in mysteries, detective and crime stories to follow us and see how this is done. We want also people with different backgrounds and abilities to help us in our production. We are ready to create interesting making-of content as well, as we are digimarketing wizards ourselves also.
Follow us now on social media and you will be part of our dreams!
Heidi Roth is an author, screenwriter and media producer (Master of Arts). She has also done career in international marketing communication and digital media as a Marketing Director (MBA in Marketing, BBA International Business). Heidi has worked and lived in Thailand, Los Angeles, Mexico and England. Heidi is specialised in creative mystery writing. She has also developed and studied transmedia and multimedia. Her aim is to create storyworlds, which can be developed into a multimedia productions, such as novels, tv-series, movies, VR and AR experiences and games. As a social media strategist and with her wide knowledge of marketing communication, she can turn the production into a interesting media content, which also serves the investors and partners.
Harri Haanpää has worked in media business mostly with his own production company, Dreammill Ltd. He has done +75 TV-series (production, directing, shooting, editing). He has directed Finnish tv-shows such as Finnish Top Model, Saimi’s Angels and Huvila ja huussi. He has also done +50 music videos in his career and hundreds of commercial videos and adverts. Harri has education of MA in New Media, MA in Media Management and he is also media teacher. Harri has lived and worked in Hollywood and in Asia for years.
Mikko is highly talented professional who has make his career path from editing of advertisement videos to many famous Finnish directors. Mikko has worked then years as a main editor of Talvi Digital and at the same time he has specialised into action director and 2nd unit -directing in a smaller productions. Nowadays, Mikko works more as director / screenwriter. He has wrote his first feature film and he has been awarded in short movie contests.
Photo of the article Copyright @Mikko Löppönen