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FILI closed in July

We switch off our computers and mobile phones, FILI is closed for summer from 27 June to 31 July. Have […]

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The results of our spring application round are online

FILI’s advisory board had its meeting 14 June and the list of awarded grants is now on our website: https://fili.fi/en/grants/past-grants/

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Finnish State Award for Foreign Translators to Kadri Jaanits

This year’s Finnish State Award for Foreign Translators goes to Kadri Jaanits, who is well known for the translation of […]

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FILI Book Picks / Spring 2022

We publish small videos presenting our top picks of Finnish literature. This season they are hosted by translator, spoken word […]

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Leena Krohn: ‘Donna Quijote ja muita kaupunkilaisia: Muotokuvia’ sold to Ehtiopia

Hohe has bought the Amharic rights to Leena Krohn’s Donna Quijote ja muita kaupunkilaisia: Muotokuvia (‘Doña Quixote and Other Citizens: […]

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Antti Tuomainen: ‘Jäniskerroin’ sold to Korea

Eunhaengnamu has bought the Korean rights to Antti Tuomainen’s Jäniskerroin (‘The Rabbit Factor’) from Salomonsson Agency.

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Riikka Jäntti: ‘Pikku hiiri ja syntymäpäivälahja’ sold to Poland

Filia has bought the Polish rights to Riikka Jäntti’s Pikku hiiri ja syntymäpäivälahja (‘Little Mouse and the Birthday Present’) from […]

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Riikka Jäntti: ‘Pikku hiiri telttaretkellä’ sold to Poland

Filia has bought the Polish rights to Riikka Jäntti’s Pikku hiiri telttaretkellä (‘Little Mouse Goes Camping’) from Elina Ahlback Literary […]

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Ann-Christin Antell: ‘A Rival for the Cotton Mill’ sold to Denmark

Ariane Veiergang has bought the Danish rights to Ann-Christin Antell’s ‘A Rival for the Cotton Mill’, third part in the […]

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Ann-Christin Antell: ‘Puuvillatehtaan perijä’ sold to Denmark

Ariane Veiergang has bought the Danish rights to Ann-Christin Antell’s Puuvillatehtaan perijä (‘Heir to the Cotton Mill’), second part in […]

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Ann-Christin Antell: ‘Puuvillatehtaan varjossa’ sold to Denmark

Ariane Veiergang has bought the Danish rights to Ann-Christin Antell’s Puuvillatehtaan varjossa (‘The Shadow of the Cotton Mill’), first part […]

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Mauri Kunnas: ‘Hui kauhistus!’ sold to Latvia

Zvaigzne has bought the Latvian rights to Mauri Kunnas’ Hui kauhistus! (‘One Spooky Night and Other Scary Stories’) from Rights […]

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Mauri Kunnas: ‘Kaksitoista lahjaa joulupukille’ sold to Latvia

Zvaigzne has bought the Latvian rights to Mauri Kunnas’ Kaksitoista lahjaa joulupukille (‘Twelve Gifts for Santa Clause’) from Rights & […]

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Henriikka Rönkkönen: ‘Mielikuvitus poikaystävä ja muita sinkkuelämän perusasioita’ sold to Denmark

Forlaget Falco has bought the Danish rights to Henriikka Rönkkönen’s Mielikuvitus poikaystävä ja muita sinkkuelämän perusasioita (‘My Imaginary Boyfriend and […]

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Henriikka Rönkkönen: ‘Määmatka ja muita sinkkuelämän ihmeitä’ sold to Denmark

Forlaget Falco has bought the Danish rights to Henriikka Rönkkönen’s Määmatka ja muita sinkkuelämän ihmeitä (‘Honeymoon in Solo and other […]

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Henriikka Rönkkönen: ‘Bikinirajatapaus ja muita sinkkuelämän iloja’ sold to Denmark

Forlaget Falco has bought the Danish rights to Henrikka Rönkkönen Bikinirajatapaus ja muita sinkkuelämän iloja (‘The Bikini Borderline Case and […]

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Inkeri Markkula: ‘Maa joka ei koskaan sula’ sold to Hungary

Európa Könyvkiado Kft. has bought the Hungarian rights to Inkeri Markkula’s Maa joka ei koskaan sula (‘The Land that Never […]

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Tove Jansson: ‘Sommarboken’ sold to Latvia

Zvaigzne has bought the Latvian rights to Tove Jansson’s Sommarboken (‘The Summer Book’) from Rights & Brands.

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Linda Bondestam: ‘Mitt bottenliv’ sold to the Faroe Islands

Bókadeild Føroya Lærarafelags has bought the Faroese rights to Linda Bondestam’s Mitt bottenliv (‘My Life at the Bottom’) from Rights […]

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Linda Bondestam: ‘Mitt bottenliv’ sold to Germany

Limbion Ug. has bought the German rights to Linda Bondestam’s Mitt bottenliv (‘My Life at the Bottom’) from Rights & […]

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Pirkko Saisio: ‘Passio’ sold to Estonia

Varrak has bought the Estonian rights to Pirkko Saisio’s Passio (‘Passion’) from Helsinki Literary Agency.

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Anna Elina Isoaro & Mira Mallius: ’Sinä yönä tuli talvi’ sold to Latvia

Liels un Mazs has bought the Latvian rights to Anna Elina Isoaro and Mira Mallius’ Sinä yönä tuli talvi (‘Winter […]

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