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Dog Nail Clipper (2004) Poster

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Markku Pölönen

Writing Credits (in alphabetical order)  

Veikko Huovinen ... (novel)
Markku Pölönen ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order)  

Peter Franzén ... Mertsi Arhippa Vepsäläinen
Taisto Reimaluoto Taisto Reimaluoto ... Eetvi Manninen
Ahti Kuoppala Ahti Kuoppala ... Ville Kuosmanen
Ville Virtanen ... Foreman Luti
Risto Salmi Risto Salmi ... Horseman Turpeinen
Timo Lavikainen ... Leinonen
Leo Lastumäki Leo Lastumäki ... Old Man
Simo Tamminen Simo Tamminen ... Doctor
Vieno Saaristo Vieno Saaristo ... Taimi Kuosmanen
Hannu Virolainen Hannu Virolainen ... Station-Master
Riitta Piironen Riitta Piironen ... Teacher
Seppo Timonen Seppo Timonen ... Humu
Aimo Räsänen Aimo Räsänen ... Driver
Sami Haapala Sami Haapala ... Log Driver
Reino Janhunen Reino Janhunen ... Worker
Tomi Kervinen Tomi Kervinen ... Worker
Unto Kyllönen Unto Kyllönen ... Worker
Heimo Kärnä Heimo Kärnä ... Worker
Timo Laukkanen Timo Laukkanen ... Worker
Lasse Palander Lasse Palander ... Worker
Jaakko Saaristo Jaakko Saaristo ... Worker
Markku Tanskanen Markku Tanskanen ... Worker
Terho Turunen Terho Turunen ... Worker
Seija Puhakka Seija Puhakka ... Cabin Hostess
Sanna Ryhänen Sanna Ryhänen ... Mate
Martti Vaakanainen Martti Vaakanainen ... Distributor
Pentti Seutu Pentti Seutu ... Boom-Maker
Immo Kokkonen Immo Kokkonen ... Bus Driver
Jaakko Rummukainen Jaakko Rummukainen ... Cashier
Risto Höylä Risto Höylä ... Truck Driver
Aimo Kääriäinen Aimo Kääriäinen ... Conductor
Lauri Palosuo Lauri Palosuo ... Civil Guard
Anne Bäckström Anne Bäckström ... Merts's Girlfriend
Virva Hartikainen Virva Hartikainen ... Eetvi's Wife
Elvis Laine Elvis Laine ... Russian Sniper
Keijo Jääskeläinen Keijo Jääskeläinen ... Horseman
Tuhkimus Tuhkimus ... Horse
Jorma Ruokolainen Jorma Ruokolainen ... Horseman
Lauko Lauko ... Horse
Antti Vaakanainen Antti Vaakanainen ... Horseman
Vosi Vosi ... Horse
Timo Ryynänen Timo Ryynänen ... Horseman
Vireen-Valo Vireen-Valo ... Horse
Pentti Koponen Pentti Koponen ... Horseman
Sirun-Piirto Sirun-Piirto ... Horse
Ilkka Oinonen Ilkka Oinonen ... Horseman
Ilo-Sopu Ilo-Sopu ... Horse
Aimo Tukiainen Aimo Tukiainen ... Horseman
Puhe-Liinu Puhe-Liinu ... Horse
Pentti Heiskanen Pentti Heiskanen ... Horseman
Vinkan-Ero Vinkan-Ero ... Horse
Korpisaran Tuuli Korpisaran Tuuli ... Sakke the Dog
Anu Anu ... Another Dog
Haukku Haukku ... Another Dog
Tuomo Holopainen Tuomo Holopainen ... Radio-Reporter (voice)

Produced by 

Tom Forsström ... post-production producer
Kari Sara ... producer

Music by 

Vesa Mäkinen

Cinematography by 

Kari Sohlberg

Film Editing by 

Jukka Nykänen

Art Direction by 

Minna Santakari

Costume Design by 

Pentti Tillder

Makeup Department 

Kristiina Kinnunen ... assisting hairdresser
Niina Nevalainen ... makeup assistant
Lea Parkkinen ... assisting hairdresser
Riikka Virtanen ... makeup designer
Tiina Winter ... assisting makeup artist

Production Management 

Rile Norberg ... production manager

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Jukki Tuura ... first assistant director

Art Department 

Maisu Anttonen ... painter (as Maisu Valo)
Yrjö Haikonen ... swing gang (as Ykä Haikonen)
Hannu Heikkinen ... construction assistant
Veikko Ihalainen ... constructor: station
Kauko Ihanus ... constructor: station
Heli Kortelainen ... construction assistant
Eino Malinen ... constructor: log cabin
Timo Mänttäri ... graphic designer
Petri Neuvonen ... property master (as Pete Neuvonen)
Anssi Pennanen ... assistant property master
Pauli Pölönen ... constructor: log cabin
Pasi Rautiainen ... construction assistant
Antti Räty ... constructor: log cabin
Jani Salonen ... construction assistant
Minna Santakari ... set designer
Seppo Siika-Aho ... construction assistant
Erkki Tikkanen ... swing gang (as Eki Tikkanen)
Ville Timonen ... assistant property master
Hanna-Maija Valli ... construction assistant
Juha Yrttimaa ... swing gang (as Kettu Yrttimaa)

Sound Department 

Heikki Innanen ... location sound recordist / sound designer / sound editor
Jari Innanen ... location sound recordist / sound editor
Aku Sorri ... sound assistant
Erkka Varvio ... second sound recordist

Special Effects by 

Klaus Hedström ... special effects coordinator
Matti Kihlström ... special effects technician
Marko Mörönen ... special effects technician
Salima Peippo ... special effects technician
Juuso Selin ... special effects assistant

Visual Effects by 

Olli Leppänen ... digital artist
Ville-Matti Vasama ... digital effects artist
Chris Wallace ... film scanning operator (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

Harri Anttila ... Steadicam operator
Minna Frii ... assistant camera / lighting assistant
Luca Greguoli ... camera operator: Wescam camera
Antti Härkönen ... assistant camera
Taina Kiiskinen ... assistant camera / lighting assistant
Harri Laakso ... gaffer
Tazu Ovaska ... best boy
Kalle Penttilä ... grip
Jaakko Rummukainen ... assistant camera / lighting assistant
Pasi Räsämäki ... still photographer
Nea Salminen ... second assistant camera
Timo Savinainen ... assistant camera / lighting assistant
Hans Sonneveld ... camera operator: Wescam camera

Casting Department 

Rhea Hyvärinen ... extras casting
Antti Kyyrö ... extras casting

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

Sonja Hiltunen ... costume assistant
Sini Huusko ... costume assistant
Tiina Mustonen ... costume assistant
Vera Reinhard ... assisting costumer
Inka Rytkönen ... costume assistant
Jenni Vihavainen ... costume assistant

Editorial Department 

Pentti Keskimäki ... color grader
Mika Kongas ... digital film recordist
Pirjo Laivuori ... color grader
Robert Lang ... colorist: dailies
Sanna Ryhänen ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Peter Achrén ... musician: violin
Tiina Aho-Eerola ... musician: violin (as Tiina Aho-Erola)
Teppo Ali-Mattila ... musician: violin
Camilla Bäckman ... musician: violin
Ulla Hammarberg ... musician: cello
Taneli Harmaala ... musician: violin
Maarit Holkko ... musician: viola
Sauli Huhtala ... conductor
Outi Iljin ... musician: violin
Veli-Matti Iljin ... musician: cello
Jonna Jämsä ... musician: oboe
Laura Kajander ... musician: viola
Minna Kangas ... musician: violin
Juha-Pekka Koivisto ... musician: violin
Sampo Lassila ... musician: bass
Ilkka Lehtonen ... musician: violin
Seija Markkanen ... musician: viola
Elina Mieskolainen ... musician: violin
Heikki Nikula ... musician: clarinets
Mikko Oinonen ... music recordist
Tuija Rantamäki ... musician: cello
Tuula Riisalo ... musician: viola
Heljä Räty ... musician: flute
Mauri Saarikoski ... concert master / musician: violin
Virpi Taskila ... musician: violin
Matti Tegelman ... musician: bass
Anni-Kaisa Tikkala ... musician: violin
Tuula Tikkala ... musician: cello
Leena Tuomisto-Saarikoski ... musician: violin
Timo 'Tipi' Tuovinen ... music mixer (as Tipi Tuovinen)
Hanna Tyrväinen ... musician: viola
Jorma Valjakka ... musician: oboe
Tapio Waismaa ... musician: violin

Script and Continuity Department 

Sanna Hedström ... script supervisor (as Sanna Vanninen)
Tuula Nikkola ... script supervisor

Other crew 

Freddie Bensky ... special contact lenses
Alf Hemming ... accountant
Anna Horttanainen ... caterer
Jouko Koukonen ... helicopter pilot
Mika Kupiainen ... chef
Laura Lanner ... chef
Tapani Launonen ... animal trainer: "Sakke" dog / making-of documentary production
Kari Lehtinen ... weapons
Pekka Lumatjärvi ... chef
Saara Lumatjärvi ... chef
Jenni Lähteenmäki ... project manager
Riikka Malin ... background fonds and photography exhibition
Taina Martikainen ... production assistant (as Taina Aaltonen)
Inari Niemi ... production assistant: Helsinki
Tomi Nieminen ... effects coordinator/online / film prints
Tuulikki Partanen ... background fonds and photography exhibition
Kirsi Patama ... caterer
Anni Peltonen ... caterer
Timo Pesonen ... master chef
Anni Pänkäälä ... production assistant
Antti Rechard ... project designer
Pekka Ripatti ... military consultant
Esko Saarinen ... helicopter pilot
Satu Sadinkangas ... production planner
Ravil Salah ... coordinator (as Rave Salah)
Kai Tuomola ... assistant coordinator
Minna Velinheimo ... background fonds and photography exhibition
Antti Lassi Wäisänen ... logging site consultant

See also

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