A young girl, Aava, dreams about getting a dog, while her parents marriage is falling apart.

The Stick is TACK Films second collaboration with director Teppo Airaksinen who has previously directed the Cannes award winning short film The Ceiling, aas well as the feature films Fanatics and The Ragged Life of Juice Leskonen.

The Stick is written by Melli Maikkula and produced by John Lundsten – both co-founders of TACK Films.

Directed by: Teppo Airaksinen
Written by: Melli Maikkula
DOP: Aarne Tapola
Production design: Otto Lume
Costume design: Susse Roos
Sound design: Panu Riikonen
Edited by: Jussi Rautaniemi
Music by: Anssi Tikanmäki
Graphic design: Anu Saari

Produced by: John Lundsten

Starring: Juho Milonoff, Vilma Melasniemi, Elina Patrakka.

Original title: Keppi
Length: 11 minutes