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Zaida Bergroth

Zaida Bergroth

Zaida Bergroth (b. 1977) is a Finnish film director. Her focus is often on wild family stories and complex, extreme characters. Her themes include the relationships between mothers and daughters, brothers and sisters. Drama films with a twist, psychological stories with genre elements. Zaida`s latest feature film Maria`s paradise has its world premiere in Toronto 2019. Miami (2017) produced by Helsinki filmi had its international festival premiere in Toronto IFF 2017. The Good Son (2011) feature film, produced by Bufo, has been screened at over 40 festivals around the world, such as Toronto International Film Festival (intl. premiere), Chicago International ...


Year Film title Type Crew Actor
2019 "Maria ’s Paradise" Feature film Director

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