Mobile 101

Rabbit Films production 

Director: Maarit Lalli

Based on true events, Mobile 101 is a drama series the close calls and the uncertain first steps of a small Finnish electronics company becoming a global titan of the mobile phone industry. 

In 1988, Nokia is a small, but ambitious company hoping to conquer the world with their new mobile phone technology. Katarina and Aki, idealistic and ambitious young lawyers, are thrust into the midst of an international court case, when the US giant Motorola sues the Nokia for patent infringements. At the same time, Nokia engineer Risto, sets out to design a better and smaller mobile phone, the “101”.