NORDIC MAKERS' FILM FESTIVAL
Program

FILMS

See crafts on film! Our festival comprises five 90-minute packages of films screened at the Dux cultural centre, and one 90-minute package screened non-stop at the Kristinestads gymnasium. We have invited film makers and craftspeople for talks in connection with some films. You are free to choose the packages that are of interest to you.


Information about the films here.

WORKSHOPS

CANCELLED
Feel like doing something yourself? Let yourself be inspired, learn new tricks and and play with new materials. Workshops are given by members of the Hemslöjdsföreningens craft association, among others.


Workshop programme in Finnish here and in Swedish here.

MARKET
CANCELLED
Craftspeople from the region are selling their products at the Corner building by the Market square on Saturday 11 am-4 pm.



CRISTMAS

CROSSES


CANCELLED
The Kristinestad region has a particular Christmas tradition not to be found elsewhere in the countries: large illuminated Christmas decorations in the shape of a cross. For protection of the house and its inhabitants, they are mounted on the roof for. See an exhibition with different kinds of Christmas crosses at Hemslöjdsgården. Open Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 3 pm.



FROM BARK TO VEILS


In West and Central Africa, textiles are to a great extent still woven and dyed artisanally. The exhibition From Bark to Veils is devoted to this traditional craft. In connection with the exhibition, you can see the film Colourful ladies about Malian dyers. Open Saturday 10 am-5 pm and Sunday 10 am-3 pm.


CRAFT DINNER

The preparation of your meal is a craft in itself at Restaurant Jungman. Three menus based on locally sourced ingredients - you can see them here - will be available from 7 pm on Saturday. Book a place or a table at reservation@makersfilmfestival.fi

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