Ahti Nykänen
Editor, director, film nerd.


Ahti Nykänen (MA) is a freelance editor and director from Rovaniemi, Finland. Born in Reykjavík, Iceland, he grew up in Lapland. During the years 2015-2020 he studied audiovisual media culture in University of Lapland and received his master of arts degree. His studies consisted of filmmaking, multimedia and arctic design.

Ahti has worked with several low budget short films as an editor, director and writer (e.g. Haavekaupunki 2020, Mustat lampaat 2019). Among short films he has also directed music videos for Finnish artists (The Backstabbers, Wheezebox).