Selected filmography: Mercurius of Molenbeek (documentary, in production, 2018), Economic Forecasters (documentary, 2015), The Coffee Break (documentary, 2009)
Reetta Huhtanen is a filmmaker based in Helsinki. She has graduated with a Master of Arts from the ELO Film School Finland in Aalto University majoring in documentary film directing. Beside her film studies she has graduated as BA in Sociology and Philosophy. Currently along with film making she is a doctoral student at Aalto University. As a documentarist she is described to have ”an ability to see the absurd in recent phenomenon through her twisted vision. In social topics she collides serious with playful. Her films, The Coffee Break, about three eternal students, and Economic Forecasters, an absurdist look into the inscrutable world of economics, have been widely exhibited at international film festivals. At the moment she is finishing an international feature length documentary film Mercurius of Molenbeek, which will premiere in autumn 2018.