Next of Kin

Original Title Jälkeläiset

Directed by Akseli Tuomivaara

Created & Written by Valeria Richter & Minna Panjanen

Genre drama

Format 8 x 44min

Status of Production In post-production

Production Country Finland

Starring Nika Savolainen, Elmer Bäck, Matleena Kuusniemi, Antti Virmavirta, Sarah Boberg, Sonny Lindberg, May Lifschitz, Dennenesch Zoude, Maria Rich

Creators Valeria Richter, Minna Panjanen

Director of Photography Max Smeds

Production design Heather Loeffler

Producers Mark Lwoff, Misha Jaari, Pilvi Kuusrainen

Production company Bufo







Liv Laine has suffered from chronic pain all her life without any medical explanation. When one DNA sample is stolen from a closely guarded Nordic biobank, she starts to get answers. The stolen sample is Liv’s. Together with cyber expert Markus Volf they discover that Liv’s origin is either the biggest threat or the greatest hope for humanity.

Coming in 2021.