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Jaakko Pakkasvirta (1934–2018)

Jaakko Pakkasvirta was born on November 28, 1934 in Simpele, Finland as Jaakko Juhani Pakkasvirta. He was a director and writer, known for Home for Christmas (1975), Sign of the Beast (1981) and Linna (1986). He was married to Titta Karakorpi, Anneli Sauli and Saara Pakkasvirta. He died on March 23, 2018 in Vantaa, Finland. See full bio »


(age 83) in Vantaa, Finland

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Linna Director


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 1998 Kaapin salat (TV Movie)
 1995 Maapallon ulkopuolinen olento (TV Movie)
 1993 Nitroliiga (TV Movie)
 1986 Linna
 1984 Vandrande skugga (TV Series)
 1979 Alkoholi ja työyhteisö (Documentary short)
 1979 TUL 60 vuotta (Documentary short)
 1978 Eräänä kesäiltana (Documentary short)
 1977 Volpone eli Kettu (TV Movie)
 1976 Traffic Carrousel (Documentary short)
 1976 Tartuffe (TV Movie)
 1975 Junamatka eli mitä elämältä voi odottaa (Documentary short)
 1973 Kiireestä kantapäähän (Documentary short)
 1972 Metallin lakko 1971 (Documentary short)
 1970 Lapsen oikeudet (Documentary short)
 1970 Opettajainhuone (TV Movie)
 1969 Viisitoista narua rahaa (TV Movie)
 1969 Kotini on linnani (TV Movie)
 1968 Herr Sjöbergs sommardag (Short)
 1968 Long Live Youth! (Documentary short)
 1968 Jännitysnäytelmä (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1964 Tampere, the City of Joyful Summer (Documentary short)
 1964 X-paroni
 1962 Night or Day
 1962 Silmänkääntäjä (TV Movie)
 1961 Tuolit (TV Movie)
 1958 Näytöskappale (TV Movie)
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