Aki Kaurismäki / FI, 1997
Avoiding the tearjerker trap, this film by the Finnish storyteller Aki Kaurismäki is a tragicomic and heartwarming portrayal of love, hope, happiness and unhappiness.
The Essential Aki Kaurismäki programme celebrates Finland”s first centenary as an independent country. The Finnish republic was proclaimed on 6 December 1917, not long after the October Revolution in Russia.
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