December 07, 2016

New generation of cinema to open in Itis – result of Finnkino and Wereldhave agreement

Finnkino and Wereldhave Finland has reached an agreement to open a 9 screen cinema in the shopping Centre Itis in Helsinki, Finland with an anticipated opening at the end of 2018. The cinema with a unique concept for Finland will be the first in East Helsinki and it will be an excellent addition to the leisure offer at Itis. 

Finnkino, part of Nordic Cinema Group, is the market leader in Finland with 98 screens in 14 cinemas in 11 cities.

“We are very excited to be opening a new flagship cinema in the Itis shopping mall. We see large potential in the Eastern part of Helsinki and we are planning a totally new generation of cinema”, says Veronica Lindholm, CEO of Finnkino.

"The new cinema in Itis will be a good example of how we work with the Nordic Cinema Group strategy. We expand where people meet and offer cinema world-class experiences, Nordic Cinema Group CEO Jan Bernhardsson says.

For more information, please contact:

Jan Bernhardsson, CEO, +46 (0)8-680 35 00,

Jonas Burvall, Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

+46 (0)766-27 97 55,