Reetta Aalto (*1976) is a Helsinki-based filmmaker who writes and directs fiction and documentary. Her films address questions of inner growth and identity. She aims to convey precise perceptions of life through a raw and realistic, yet warm and often humoristic touch. She holds an M.A. in Documentary Film from the Aalto University (ARTS) and an M.A. degree in Russian Language and Literature from Helsinki University. Her films include an award winning feature by seven female writer-directors, Force of Habit (2019); an official selection of the Hotdocs 2017 documentary, Grey Violet–Odd One Out (2017); and an award winning short animation, Pussy for Beginners (2015).