LAYLA is a six-part TV series based on Jari Tervo´s literary sensation ”Layla”.
Layla is a 16-year old girl living in a Kurdish ghetto in Berlin. She runs away on her wedding day. On the streets of Berlin Layla meets 17-year old Tamara, who is also on a run. Together the girls plan a journey to the strange and magical land called Finland, ”the land of White Lilies” where Layla hopes to be reunited with her big sister.
LAYLA was selected to the Series Mania Co-Production Pitching Session in 2018.