LAYLA is a six-part TV series based on Jari Tervo´s literary sensation ”Layla”.
Four hours after her birth Layla, the Kurdish girl in Turkey, is being engaged . At the age of 15, on her wedding day Layla has to escape. She travels the perilous migrant route from Turkey to northern Europe, all the way to Finland, ”the land of White Lilies” where she hopes to be reunited with her older sister.
LAYLA was selected to the Series Mania Co-Production Pitching Session in 2018.
Adventure, Drama, Thriller
6 x 45 min.
LAYLA (2011 WSOY) by Jari Tervo
Kjartan Thor Thordarson, Sagafilm
Series Mania Co-Production pitching forum 2.-5.5.2018 in Lille