Tia Kouvo

Tia Kouvo

Finland

Biography

Tia Kouvo is a Finnish director who studied Film directing at the renowned Valand Academy in Gothenburg, Sweden. She is a previous participant of the Stockholm Film Lab and has been making short films since 2009. Her short film CHAT WITH ME received an honorable mention at the Stockholm International Film Festival in 2014 and was shown at several film festivals in Europe including GoShort in the Netherlands. Her next short DOUBTER OF SPRING received financing from The Swedish Film Institute. The film was screened at Akbank Sanat Festival in Turkey. Her film WE RETIRED PEOPLE (2018) won a Honorable Mention at Stockholm Film Festival. Her graduation film FAMILY TIME was released in 2018 and won the Under 30 Minutes Special Prize at Tampere Film Festival.

Films Selection