- About Matti Kassila
Full name: Matti Kassila
Also known as: Matti Kassila, Kassila, Matti
Professions: Director, Writer, Actor
Occupation: Film director
- Matti Kassila Biography
Matti Kassila (born 12 January 1924 in Keuruu) is a Finnish film director who achieved fame as one of the most prominent Finnish filmmakers in the 1950s and 60s. He is most famous for the series of four Inspector Palmu movies, based on the character created by Mika Waltari. During his long career, he has won seven Jussi awards, including a concrete Jussi for lifetime achievement, and received numerous other commendations. His 1959 film Punainen viiva was entered into the 1st Moscow International Film Festival.
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