Tag Archives: Finnish

“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 ...
Freakin’ Beautiful World
5.8

Freakin’ Beautiful World

Ippe and Papu are two teenagers spending the summer, when they get into trouble with their drug-dealer. They are forced to act as drug-mules. ...
X-Paroni
5.6

X-Paroni

Oct. 30, 1964

X-Paroni

Baron Wilhelm von Tandem, CEO of the Tandem Corporation, gets mixed up with a spitting image of himself, an innocent country boy Kalle. Both ...
Tommy and the Wildcat
5.4

Tommy and the Wildcat

Dec. 18, 1998

Tommy and the Wildcat

Twelve-year-old Tommy reluctantly moves with his father from the big city to a small Lapp village – the childhood home of his mother, who ...
Maria’s Paradise
6.1

Maria’s Paradise

Oct. 04, 2019

Maria’s Paradise

A teenage orphan girl Salome lives within a sect lead by charismatic and ruthless Maria Åkerblom. During a pivotal summer, Salome is faced with ...
Star Boys
5.7

Star Boys

Sep. 08, 2017

Star Boys

Through the eyes of two 12-year-old boys, the sexual revolution arrives in a conservative and religious small town in Northern Finland. Release: ...
The Princess of Montpensier
6.4

The Princess of Montpensier

Set in the high courts of 16th Century France, where the wars of religion between Catholics and Protestants are raging. Marie de Mézières, a ...
Dogs Don’t Wear Pants
7.0

Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

Nov. 01, 2019

Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

Juha has lost his wife in an accident. Years after, he still feels numb and unable to connect with people. Meeting Mona, a dominatrix, changes ...
The Grump
6.8

The Grump

Sep. 05, 2014

The Grump

A stubbornly traditional eighty-year-old farmer – whose social attitudes verge on the prehistoric – raises hell when he is forced to ...
Wonderland
6.1

Wonderland

Dec. 01, 2017

Wonderland

Recently divorced Helena is getting anxious about spending christmas alone. Her best friend invites her to spend old time christmas on a farm ...
Dogs Don’t Wear Pants
7.0

Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

Nov. 01, 2019

Dogs Don’t Wear Pants

Juha has lost his wife in an accident. Years after, he still feels numb and unable to connect with people. Meeting Mona, a dominatrix, changes ...
The Boys
7.2

The Boys

Nov. 02, 1962

The Boys

When Continuation War started in Summer 1941, German soldiers arrived to Oulu. With their charm they conquered women and town boys. Finnish boys ...
Void
7.2

Void

Sep. 28, 2018

Void

Eero’s career as an author is spiraling down: he just can’t get started with his new novel. The ambitious actor Pihla is about to get ...
Samurai Rauni
6.1

Samurai Rauni

Oct. 21, 2016

Samurai Rauni

Villagers are afraid of Samurai Rauni Reposaarelainen, who keeps them on their toes every day. When someone places a bounty on Rauni’s ...
Unknown Soldier
7.8

Unknown Soldier

Oct. 27, 2017

Unknown Soldier

The film follows Finnish army machine gun company in Continuation War against Soviet Union, 1941-1944. Based on Väinö Linna’s best selling ...
Last Cowboy Standing
6.6

Last Cowboy Standing

Sep. 04, 2009

Last Cowboy Standing

In 1982 the guilt-ridden 18-year-old Rupert tries to remember and understand the events of the past amidst the chaos of the present Release: ...
August
5.3

August

Apr. 01, 2011

August

Summer begins, Aku graduates high school and faces a great emptiness. As his girlfriend, parents and friends all leave the city, it looks to be ...
Producing Adults
6.2

Producing Adults

Sep. 17, 2004

Producing Adults

Longtime couple Venla and Antero come to a serious impasse. After years with Antero, Venla wants to start a family, but her boyfriend, worried ...
Pearls and Pigs
6.4

Pearls and Pigs

Aug. 29, 2003

Pearls and Pigs

When their bootlegging father ends up in jail, four twenty-something brothers need money to pay his debts to local crooks. Next, their 9-year-old ...