In this YouTube program, FFN hosts get Finnish and Finnish-American entertainers, influencers and other creative individuals from a variety of fields and areas of interest to open up about their fascinating work and lives.
In Conversation Guests
Host Lauren Tuiskula talks with Tommy Barrineau about his career as a winning decathlon and heptathlon athlete, and now coach.
Host Mirva Johnson chats with Naomi Moriyama about her book “The Sisterhood of the Enchanted Forest: Sustenance, Wisdom, and Awakening in Finland’s Karelia.”
Steve ‘n’ Seagulls
Meet Remmel of the popular and original Finnish band that plays “new grass,” bluegrass versions of well-known hard rock and metal songs.
Award-winning filmmaker Eric Saarinen talks about his life with the legendary architects in his family, his father Eero and grandfather Eliel; his documentary films about them; the philosophy of art and more.
Philip J. Bailey
Robotic Systems Engineer
Philip is a robotic systems engineer on NASA’s 2020 Mars Rover.