Finnkino opened on April 10, 2007 its third movie theatre in Lithuania. Located in the Akropolis shopping mall in the Kaunas city-centre, the cinema complex with 7 screens increases Finnkino's operations in the Baltic States with 1,370 seats.
Finnkino opened yesterday a modern 7-screen cinema complex in Kaunas, Lithuania. The business is run by Finnkino's Lithuanian subsidiary UAB Forum Cinemas which has two other cinema complexes in Vilnius. The newest location for a Finnkino cinema, Kaunas is Lithuania's second largest city with some 400,000 inhabitants.
"We are proud to export Finnish movie theatre expertise. Our expansion to Kaunas continues our successful operations in Lithuania", comments Timo Mänty, Managing Director of Finnkino.
Finnkino now has a total of 5,256 seats in Lithuania. The company operates movie theatres in six locations in the Baltic States: Tallinn, Narva, Tartu, Riga, Vilnius, and Kaunas.
Finnkino is the movie theatre business of Rautakirja and part of the SanomaWSOY Group.