Tero Kaukomaa studied business and marketing in the Helsinki School of Economics, from where he graduated 1987. Marketing and commercials drove him into world of cinema and 1997 Tero Kaukomaa established Blind Spot Pictures and has produced or co-produced more than 15 feature films including Finnish / Chinese kung-fu film “Jade Warrior” by AJ Annila, “Man`s Job” by Aleksi Salmenperä, “Dancer in the Dark” by Lars von Trier, Golden Globe nominee “Everlasting Moments” by Jan Troell and “Beyond” by Pernilla August. His latest completed film is 7.5 million € Finnish – German – Australian co-production “Iron Sky” by Timo Vuorensola which was heavily crowd-sourced and crowd-funded by a world-wide fan community. Iron Sky has been released successfully in cinemas in several territories and is currently invading all around the world.
Tero Kaukomaa believes in quality, thinks through marketing and wants to bring fresh content to the markets with creative methods. He is a member of ACE and the European Film Academy and has offices in Helsinki Finland and Zürich Switzerland. Tero Kaukomaa is also a share holder in Troll VFX, a visual effect company established around Iron Sky visual effect team.
Currently Tero Kaukomaa is in development with several genre films.