Memory of Water

Original title Veden vartija

Directed by Saara Saarela

Genre Drama, dystopia

Status of Production In post-production

Production Countries Finland, Germany, Estonia, Norway

Starring Saga Sarkola, Mimosa Willamo, Lauri Tilkanen, Pekka Strang, Minna Haapkylä

Written by Ilja Rautsi

Based on "Memory of Water" by Emmi Itäranta

Director of Photography Kjell Lagerroos F.S.C.

Production Design Otso Linnalaakso

Costume Design Tiina Kaukanen

Make-up Design Kaire Hendrikson

Editing Jussi Rautaniemi F.C.E.

Composer Volker Bertelmann

Co-producers Nina Frese & Reinhard Brundig / Pandora Film, Ivo Felt / Allfilm, Maria Ekerhovd / Mer Film

Producers Misha Jaari, Mark Lwoff / Bufo




In the waterless world of the future, Noria, the idealist young Tea Master, finds a secret source of water. In order to reveal the secret, she must convince her cynical friend to join her on a dangerous journey, even though in the hands of deceitful military figure the secret may become their destiny.

Coming in 2022.