Ahti Nykänen
Media student and a learning filmmaker.


Ahti Nykänen (Bachelor of Arts) is a fifth year student of audiovisual media culture in the University of Lapland (2015-). Born in Reykjavík/Iceland, he has spent his life in Lapland/Finland. His studies consist of film making, multimedia and arctic design.


During the years 2015-2019 he has worked as a camera assistant and focus puller, a sound designer and a composer for several micro budget short films by a group called Kajo Films. The short films he has worked with (”Tangomarkkinoille” 2016, ”Final Log” 2016, ”Someraivo” 2017, ”Mustat lampaat” 2019) have competed in international film festivals around Finland.