The Finnish indie pop group French Films formed this year 2010 using the lineup of vocalist/guitarist Johannes Leppänen, vocalist/guitarist Joni Kähkönen, vocalist/bassist Mikael Jurmu, vocalist/synth player Santtu Vainio, and Antti Inkiläinen on drums. The group drew motivation from traditional American pop just like the Seaside Boys as well as the Ramones, along with Scottish sound pop just like the Store Assistants as well as the Vaselines, while discovering their very own sound. They started playing shows within their indigenous nation and released a debut EP, Golden Ocean, for GAEA Information this year 2010. They logged many mls playing displays in European countries and Asia before their initial album, Imaginary Upcoming, was released in past due 2011. The record garnered favorable vital response as well as the music group continued playing displays, including the esteemed Roskilde Festival in July 2012. Their second record for GAEA, Light Orchid, premiered in 2013.