Kim Saarinen (b. 1986) has worked as a director, cinematographer and editor in several Finnish and international short films and commercial projects since 2015. In the year 2013 he graduated from the University of Lapland with a M.A. in audiovisual media culture. He has also made video arts to Finnish dance theatres and video installations to art festivals. Most important aspect of his artistic work is to create compassionate stories and evoke feelings that can many times be contradictory.