Jutta (Lappeenranta, 1985) started writing for the local newspaper when she was still in high school. Her first published film review was on Pedro Almodóvar’s La mala educación. She holds a Master of Social Sciences from University of Helsinki, with major in Social and Moral Philosophy and minors in Film and Television Studies and History of Art. She has been working as a freelance film critic since 2009, writing to such newspapers and magazines as Ylioppilaslehti, Olivia, Etelä-Saimaa, Anime-lehti, NYT and Suomen Kuvalehti. She also works as a photo journalist for Helsingin Sanomat, the biggest newspaper in Finland.
During the summer of 2011, Jutta worked for YLE, the Finnish Public Broadcasting Company, as an intern in the feature-length documentaries department. Her project was Third Dimension, a website that features high-quality documentaries from developing countries, free to watch from Finland. She also helped to complete documentary film projects, among them Canned Dreams by Katja Gauriloff.
Loves dancing (hip hop), yoga, politics, theatre, reading and travelling.