Archives: Movies


Carlos Saura Espanja/Spain, Ranska/France 1981

Within Carlos Saura’s productions, Blood Wedding (Bodas de Sangre, 1981) starts what is known as the Flamenco-trilogy (followed by Carmen... View Article

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Valentin Vaala Suomi/Finland 1933

Directed, set, edited and together with Tauno Tattari, written by Valentin Vaala, the sound film Sininen varjo (“Blue shadow”, 1933) is based... View Article

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Carlos Saura Espanja/Spain 1983

ANTONIO, a charismatic choreographer (the legendary Antonio Gades), is looking for the Carmen of his dreams from among a group... View Article

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Nicolas Wackerbarth Germany 2017

The film that opened this year’s esteemed Forum section of the Berlin International Film Festival is a delightfully intelligent comedy... View Article

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Kelly Reichardt U.S.A. 2016

The predominant female director of the American independent filmmaking Kelly Reichardt has by chance become our festival’s darling; this year... View Article

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Catherine Gund, Daresha Kyi U.S.A., Mexico, Spain 2017

“The rough voice of tenderness” is how Pedro Almodóvar defined the legendary Mexican singer Chavela Vargas. Her songs made the... View Article

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Kogonada U.S.A. 2017

The debut feature film of American-Korean director kogonada offers a rare treat for Finnish audiences: it takes place in surroundings... View Article

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