Jarmo Lampela

Head of Yle Drama

Jarmo Lampela was born on October 9, 1964 in Rovaniemi, Finland. He is a director and writer and known for films such as Joki (2001), Sairaan kaunis maailma (1997) and Eila (2003). Lampela has written, directed and produced numerous tv-series, children’s movies and documentaries. Lampela started as Head of Yle Drama in the beginning of May 2015. Before that he was Head of the Department of Film, Television and Scenography at Aalto University