Private Project

Jail Lullaby

One stormy night three convicts break out of their prison. As trouble ensues, their comradery is put to the ultimate test. A successful getaway will require finesse, lightning reflexes, and gums of steel.

  • jorma Kaulanen
    Director
  • Susanna Alanne
    Writer
  • Jorma Kaulanen
    Writer
  • Jorma Kaulanen
    Producer
  • Eivar Kaulanen
    Key Cast
    "Baby"
  • Noora Dadu
    Key Cast
    "Mom"
  • Samuli Niittymäki
    Key Cast
    "Dad"
  • Project Type:
    Short
  • Genres:
    Comedy, Children
  • Runtime:
    6 minutes 43 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    November 23, 2019
  • Production Budget:
    1,000 EUR
  • Country of Origin:
    Finland
  • Country of Filming:
    Finland
  • Language:
    English
  • Shooting Format:
    UHD
  • Aspect Ratio:
    1:1,85
  • Film Color:
    Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    No
  • PÖFF Shorts 2019 International Short Film And Animation Festival
    Tallin
    Estonia
    November 23, 2019
    World Premiere
  • Sunny Side Up 2020 International Short Film And Animation Festival
    Miami, Oklahoma
    United States
    March 20, 2020
    North American premiere
    Best Foreign Film, Best Child Actor
  • THE MINIKINO FILM WEEK 6 – BALI INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
    Bali
    Indonesia
    September 4, 2020
    Asian Premiere
  • Parkkino Festival
    Parkano
    Finland
    August 28, 2020
  • Nordisk Panorama
    Malmö
    Sweden
    September 17, 2020
    Young talent
  • Kino Ylläs
    Ylläs
    Finland
    September 3, 2020
  • THE MINIKINO FILM WEEK 6 – BALI INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
    Bali
    Indonesia
    September 16, 2020
Director Biography - jorma Kaulanen


Jorma Kaulanen (1982) is a Finnish filmmaker. He was born and raised in Northern Finland, in a small village called Kolari.

After graduating from high school, he studied in Metropolia University of Applied Sciences and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Information Technology in 2010. In 2011 Jorma began his studies in ELO Film Shool Finland and will graduate as Master of Arts in May 2020. Jorma is the founder and CEO of Spell Factory Productions Ltd (2019).

Jorma is best known as a sound designer in many short films, including “Mausoleum” (several wins and many nominations at film festivals around the world ), “The Tiger” (La Seaine De La Critique, Cannes), “Post-War Dreams” (Best Documentary, Helsinki Short Film Festival). Jorma has also worked as the producer of animated films “Bring Your Child To Work” and “Zombie Cathers”.

Jail Lullaby is Jorma’s first film as director and the first production of his company.

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