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FINLAND , Germany | 100 minutes | 2017

The latest bittersweet offering from Finland’s cinematic ambassador won the Silver Bear for best director at this year’s Berlin Festival. Khaled, an illegal Syrian refugee, meets Wikström, a former salesman who buys a rundown restaurant after winning money at poker. Count on Aki Kaurismaki to match a classical narrative setup with one of the burning issues of our times. In this particularly poignant comedy-drama, the Finnish director once again enthralls viewers with his unique perspective, at once caustic and compassionate.

Ours d'argent (meilleur réalisateur) - Berlinale 2017 

Programs

Friday October 6, 2017

Program #49
17:15
Cineplex Odeon Quartier SALLE 16

Sunday October 15, 2017

Program #309
19:10
Cinéma du Parc 2

Aki Kaurismäki

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distribution and credits

  • Screenplay Aki Kaurismäki
  • Interpreter Ville Virtanen, Kati Outinen, Sakari Kuosmanen

contact

  • Eyesteelfilms

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