Tag Archives: Finnish

Eden
7.1

Eden

Aug. 07, 2020

Eden

Eden is a coming-of-age film about a Protestant Confirmation camp on a summer’s week, set in the archipelago of Helsinki. Aliisa is the ...
Hellsinki
6.8

Hellsinki

Jan. 09, 2009

Hellsinki

In the mid-1960s, three small-time Finnish bootleggers seize control of their Helsinki neighborhood’s black-market liquor business. ...
Force of Habit
7.0

Force of Habit

Sep. 27, 2019

Force of Habit

Force of Habit follows the lives of various women throughout one day. Hilla is having a romantic vacation, Emmi is throwing a house party, and ...
Master Cheng
6.8

Master Cheng

Sep. 27, 2019

Master Cheng

Cheng, 45, a restaurant owner from China, has travelled with his young son halfway around the world to a remote village in Finland. His wife died ...
Man and a Junior
6.1

Man and a Junior

Nov. 15, 2019

Man and a Junior

Antti Pasanen juggles between taking care of Paavo, his work and personal life, until Enni has an accident and he has two kids to take care of. ...
Christmas Story
7.1

Christmas Story

Nov. 16, 2007

Christmas Story

Hundreds of years ago in Lapland, a little boy named Nikolas loses his family in an accident. The villagers decide to look after the orphaned boy ...
Finding Agnes
5.3

Finding Agnes

Nov. 30, 2020

Finding Agnes

On an emotional journey in Morocco, an entrepreneur pieces together the turbulent life of his estranged mother and meets her adopted daughter. ...
The Christmas Party
7.0

The Christmas Party

Nov. 29, 1996

The Christmas Party

Joulubileet (The Christmas Party) might well be the closest to the ultimate cult movie that the Finnish film industry has ever gotten. The third ...
Se mieletön remppa
4.3

Se mieletön remppa

Feb. 19, 2020

Se mieletön remppa

A couple inherit a ‘house of their dreams’ and for a while they think they got lucky, but soon find themselves in the middle of a ...
The Doll Merchant
6.1

The Doll Merchant

Aug. 12, 1955

The Doll Merchant

A wide-eyed doll salesman is mistaken for a bomb-wielding anarchist by the oppressive forces of the totalitarian state. Release: Nukkekauppias ja ...
A Mother
5.7

A Mother

May. 10, 2019

A Mother

After getting released from prison, Eeva returns to her old home town with only shoulder bag, cellphone and the clothes she is wearing. She wants ...
Anna-Liisa
6.5

Anna-Liisa

Mar. 19, 1922

Anna-Liisa

Anna-Liisa carries a secret. Three years ago she killed the baby she had with Mikko, the old hired hand of Kortesuo (Einar Rinne). Now ...
Wolf Carver
5.2

Wolf Carver

May. 11, 2011

Wolf Carver

Sulo, a lonely artist, lives in the countryside. One day as he is going to see his ex-girlfriend, he meets a girl with a trailer full of ...
Ladies of Steel
6.3

Ladies of Steel

Jan. 03, 2020

Ladies of Steel

Inkeri, 75, has hit her husband on the head with a solid iron frying pan and is planning to bury him in their garden. Before facing the rest of ...
A Moment in the Reeds
6.9

A Moment in the Reeds

Mar. 17, 2018

A Moment in the Reeds

Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake ...
One Last Deal
7.4

One Last Deal

Sep. 06, 2018

One Last Deal

Olavi, an aged and shabby art dealer, is planning to retire. Accidentally he finds an old painting that he suspects being much more valuable than ...
The Liar
7.0

The Liar

Feb. 27, 1981

The Liar

Talkative, hyperactive young drifter Ville Alfa goes around Helsinki, basically trying to borrow money from friends and strangers by means of an ...
Kelet
5.6

Kelet

Jan. 29, 2020

Kelet

Kelet is a twentysomething black trans woman, whose greatest dream is to be on the cover of Vogue magazine. For the Finnish-born and ...
“Lord and Master”
4.8

“Lord and Master”

Jan. 30, 1944

“Lord and Master”

The adventure film “Lord and Highness” (1944) directed by Jorma Nortimo and by Tapio Vilponen is based on the novel by Simo Penttilä. ...
Flowers and Binding
5.7

Flowers and Binding

Oct. 14, 2004

Flowers and Binding

A black comedy about the dysfunctional relationships, love, and hate; concerning a small town sausage factory manager whose careless love affairs ...