London-based Film4 has optioned film rights to Finnish author Maria Turtschaninoff’s fantasy novel “


Deal was brokered by Turtschaninoff’s agent Elina Ahlbäck of the eponymous Elina Ahlback Literary Agency in collaboration with Gudrun Giddings.

“Finlandia award-winner Maria Turtschaninoff’s feminist fantasy saga will empower girls and women all over the world,” Ahlback said.

http://variety.com/2016/film/news/maresi-feminist-fantasy-novel-movie-maria-turtschaninoff-1201925191/