John Webster

has been directing and producing documentary films for over 25 years. His films cover a wide area of subjects, but typical to his films are human-interest stories with strong central characters whose lives are followed over a long period of time. His films have been broadcast to a wide international audience, screened and awarded at festivals, and two of his films have received the Finnish Jussi-award.


(selected filmography) Suckers, 1993; Don’t Tell Daddy, 1995; Rooms of Shadow and Light, 2001; What Comes Around, 2005; Recipes for Disaster, 2008; Little Yellow Boots, 2017.

Little Yellow Boots (12+)

Finland, Germany, Norway, 2017, colour, 95 min.
Director: John Webster
In this cinematic letter to his great-grandchild Dorit, director John Webster seamlessly weaves together past, present and future into a beautiful, moving and hopeful documentary film about the power of each of us to make a difference.