Get the weekend started at World Village Festival clubs
Ready to party? This year, our club events are taking a head start on the festival weekend, starting Friday 24 May. You can also close out both days of the festival at our evening club events on 25 and 26 May.
Documentary activism – director Iara Lee visits World Village Festival to talk about her work
Iara Lee travels the world, making documentaries about the biggest problems facing humanity. Lee’s latest is the climate change documentary Wantoks: Dance of Resilience in Melanesia, which will get its world premiere at the festival.
Festival patron Mayor Vapaavuori: "The climate theme is timelier than ever"
Mayor of Helsinki Jan Vapaavuori will act as the official patron of World Village Festival, held 25–26 May.
The festival magazine is here
The festival magazine for 2019 was made together with Maailman Kuvalehti, first time in history.