Niina Topp

Credits

YearRole / TypeName of Production / DirectorCompany / Venue
2014Production Designer
Film (Feature)
Nothing Like This
Amit Gupta
Canary Wharf Films
2013 - 2014Production Designer
Film (Feature)
Olive Green
Suki Singh
Ekstasy Ltd
2013 - 2014Production Designer
Film (Feature)
In Transit
Marius Smuts
MJ Productions
2012 - 2013Production Designer
Film (Feature)
Its alot
Darwood Grace and Femi Oyeniran
Scanner-Rhodes
2011 - 2012Art Director
Film (Feature)
The Coven
John Mackie
FX Team Productions
2011Production Designer
Film (Short)
Anonymous
Matt Murdoch
Inspiration Films
2011Production Designer
Commercial
Campers
Emma Rozanski
Independent production
2011Production Designer
Film (Short)
The UnDream
Alexander Thomas
Tag Films
2011Art Director
Film (Short)
Too much information
Scott Cutts
Infinity Flower Films
2011Production Designer
Film (Feature)
Heretic
Peter Handford
Mod Scientists
2011Production Designer
Film (Short)
All in good time
Miikka Leskinen
65 Wilding Films Ltd
2011Production Designer
Film (Short)
First Bite
Louise Marie Cooke
Dead Flower Productions
2011Production Designer
Film (Feature)
Charlene
Sharon Odams
Rough Edges Productions Ltd
2010 - 2011Production Designer
Film (Feature)
Life just is
Alex Barrett
Independent production
2010Production Designer
Film (Short)
Not now Pet
John Jencks
The Electric Shadow Company
2010Production Designer
Music Video
Mariana Magnavita / We Walk Alone
Tom Werber
Soul Rebel Films
2010Production and Costume Designer
Film (Short)
The Sweet Life
Gabriel Amaral
MIMO PRODUCTIONS
2010Art Director
Film (Short)
Intercom
Mark Gutteridge
Shudder Films
2010Production Designer
Film (Short)
Revs
Thabo Mhlatshwa
Self-funded
2009 - 2010Costume Designer
Film (Short)
Narrow Gauge
Joseph Briffa
Hopscotch Films Ltd
2009 - 2010Production Designer
Film (Short)
Portentous Death
Eva Pervolovici
Pitching Chaos
2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
No Pressure
Niina Topp
North Isle Productions
2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
Tough
Eva Riley
Blue Iris Films
2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
The Way To Macondo
Chico Pereira
Pitching Chaos
2006 - 2009AD/2nd Camera
Film (Docu)
NIMA Lyrics Of Life
Yoshi Kametani
Independent production
2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
Bunker
James Thomas
Edinburgh Napier University
2008 - 2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
Ladies Who Lunch
Victoria Thomas
The Polka Dot Factory
2008 - 2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
The Brides Ball
Victoria Thomas
The Polka Dot Factory
2008 - 2009Co-Production Designer
Film (Short)
Wind Over Lake
Joern Utkilen
Imagine Pictures
2009Production Designer
Film (Short)
Jack
Andrew Steen
Drew Steenburgh
2008Production Designer
Film (Short)
No Pressure; Be A Woman
Niina Topp
Edinburgh Napier University
2008Production Designer
Film (Short)
6:05
Chico Pereira
Edinburgh Napier University
2008Production Designer
Film (Short)
Close
Eva Riley
Edinburgh Napier University
2008Set Designer
Commercial
Stopover
Panu Suuronen
Twiga Films
2007 - 2008Co-Director
Film (Docu)
Niddrie Bricks
Julia Schwanitz
Edinburgh Napier University
2008Set Dresser
Film (Short)
The Perfect Pot Roast
Andrés Del Cano
Independent production
2007Co-Director
Music Video
9.81 m/s
Andrew Steen
Independent production
2006Co-Director
Film (Docu)
MC Ratty BEdinburgh Napier University
2006Art Director
Film (Student)
Oscar
Daniel Taylor/Niina Topp
Edinburgh Napier University
  • Education

    YearQualificationWhere
    2009Attended as a Production DesignerBerlinale Talent Campus
    2009BA (Hons) Film and PhotographyEdinburgh Napier University
    2004Vocational Qualification in Visual Expression and Graphic DesignVAKES

    About me

    Niina Topp is a Production Designer for film and moving image. She studied Arts and Graphic Design in Finland and worked as an Art Director in Helsinki before moving to Edinburgh, Scotland. She graduated from Edinburgh Napier University in 2009 with a degree in BA (Hons) in Film and Photography. With the background in arts, she started working in the art department on various fiction films as well as commercials. She won an award for the best Art Direction from "The Way To Macondo" in Alcine International Film Festival 2009 and the films she has designed have been screened in various festivals around the world. Life Just Is (2012) was Niina's first feature film as a Production Designer, the film premiered at Edinburgh International Film Festival and was nominated for the Best British Film. Since then she's designed seven features including urban comedy It's A Lot which saw its theatrical release in 2013. Her latest work include a romantic comedy Nothing Like This, directed by Bafta nominated Amit Gupta.

    Additional Information

    Won an award for the best Art Direction from "The Way To Macondo" in Alcine International Film Festival 2009.

    www.alcine.org/home/index.php

  • Skills

    Languages Spoken
    • English
    • Finnish
    Interested in
    • Arts
    • Comedy
    • Commercials
    • Digital/Online Campaigns
    • Documentary
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Music
    • Music Promo
    • Television
    • Travel
    • Youth TV
    Licenses
    • Standard Driving (PLG)
    Experienced in
    • Commercials
    • Corporate
    • Documentary
    • Film (Feature)
    • Film (Short)
    • Music Promo
    Years in industry
    • 3 to 6 years