Jojo Erholtz is a Finnish director/screenwriter and film editor. She received an MFA in directing from the American Film Institute Conservatory in 2019 and has recently directed the third season of a Finnish drama comedy series EX-ONNELLISET (LIVING WITH MY EX) in Helsinki. The show is produced by Dionysos Films and broadcasted by MTV3. 

Prior to her directing career she graduated from The National Film and Television School (UK) completing an MA in film editing and worked as a freelance editor on a wide range of documentary, narrative and commercial projects, clients including BBC, Creative England, Film London and Film Four, before moving to Los Angeles to pursue a career in directing.


Jojo is currently in production of a 10-part crime series MARIA KALLIO (release in 2021) as well as developing a feature version of her AFI thesis film TAPE, which was awarded at Oscar-qualifying Outfest Film Festival, Palm Springs Shorfest and Hamptons International Film Festival. Jojo is the recipient of the Best Writer Award at Underwire Film Festival and the BAFTA Scotland New Talent Award for Best Editor. 



BAFTA Scotland New Talent Award

for Best Editor

Best Screenwriter

Underwire Film Festival


Best Editor

Underwire Film Festival

Post-Graduate Craft Award for Editing

RTS - Royal Television Society