Screen can reveal the trailer for Tia Kouvo’s debut feature Family Time which is world premiering at the Berlinale (February 16-26) in the Encounters strand.

The comedy-drama follows an annual family Christmas get-together that sees the usual tensions rise. It’s based on Kouvo’s s 2018 short of the same name which picked up a special mention at Helsinki International Film Festival (Love & Anarchy).

Family Time is produced by Finland’s Aamu Film Company ( Compartment No. 6, The Happiest Day In The Life Of Olli Mäki) in co-production with Sweden outfits Vilda Bomben Film and Film i Väst.

The Match Factory is handling world sales.

The cast includes Ria Kataja, Elina Knihtila, Leena Uotila, Tom Wentzel, Jarkko Pajunen, Elli Paajanen and Toomas Talikka.