Director Max Ovaska (b. 1988) arrives to Night Visions Halloween Extravaganza on October 30, 2021 to present his latest short Carrier, a drug trafficking thriller lavished with darkly comic overtones.

Ovaska studies film directing at the University of Art and Design Helsinki UIAH, School of Motion Picture, Television and Production Design. He has also worked as an actor since 2002, performing in feature films (such as Heavy Trip [2018] and The Unknown Soldier [2017]), short films, TV series (including the Netfilx hit show Bordertown) and animations.

Ovaska’s sixth directorial effort on the short film front, Carrier is also his BA graduation film.