The cinema Kuvalinna is ready!


The new cinema Kuvalinna in Savonlinna was opened 28.2. The building has gone through extensive renovation from a theater into a movie theater.

In the opening ceremony a document film called Luontosinfonia, Nature Symphony was shown. Among the quests were the creators of the Nature Symphony, e.g. director-screenwriter Marko Röhr and vocalist Johanna Kurkela.


It is easy to smile at the grand opening. From left Tarja Piiroinen, Sari Peltonen, Satu Raekorpi, Päivi Jalkanen, Osmo Peltonen, Jaana Partanen and Heikki Lamusuo. Photo © Pa-La.

The creators of Nature Symphony, from left director Marko Röhr, photographer Hannu Siitonen, vocalist Johanna Kurkela and composer Panu Aaltio. Photo © Pa-La.

The comfortable seats of the red hall call to relax. Photo © Pa-La.

Partanen & Lamusuo Ltd has again created magnificent ambience for the cinematic experience. There are 196 seats in the hall, four of them “Love seats” seating two. There are cup holders in all of the seats.

The visual appearance of the cinema was designed by Partanen & Lamusuo Ltd. The chief contractor of the renovation was Tmi Juha Moilanen from Savonlinna.

The cinema Kuvalinna is owned by an eastern Finnish family business Savon Kinot Ltd. Previously Pa-La-team has designed company’s cinemas in Varkaus and Joensuu.