Films

Cross of Love

Cross of Love, "Rakkauden Risti"

Synopsis

Director

This is a remake of the tragedy of a lighthouse keeper’s daughter – based on Pushkin’s short story „The Postmaster“ by the most famous Finnish melodrama director, Latvian-born Teuvo Tulio. The main character is played by the memorable Regina Linnanheimo, who is known for her fiery eyes.

Teuvo Tulio

(1912-2000)

Filmography

  • valik/selected: Kiusaus (1938)
  • Laulu tulipunaisesta kukasta (The Song of the Scarlet Flower, 1938)
  • Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit (The Way You Wanted Me, 1944)
  • Intohimon vallassa (Passionate Power, 1947)
  • Hornankoski (1949)
  • Rikollinen nainen (1952)
  • Mustasukkaisuus (1953)
  • Olet mennyt minun vereeni (1956)
  • Sensuela (1973)

Schedule

25.11.2017
10:50 - 12:29
Tallinn, 
Kinomaja
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 092605
Sold out
Screenings with guests might end later than expected.

Programme

Finland 100: Finnish Cult Film Special – 48H

Film info

Country: Finland
Year: 1946
Duration: 99 minutes
Language: Finnish
Director: Teuvo Tulio
Producer: Teuvo Tulio
Writer: Nisse Hirn
DOPs: Uno Pihlström, Pentti Lintonen
Montage: Teuvo Tulio
Composer: Tauno Marttinen
Cast: Regina Linnanheimo, Oscar Tengström, Ville Salminen, Rauli Tuomi
Production: Tuxan Film
Festival: Jussi Award (Best Actress)

Synopsis

Director

This is a remake of the tragedy of a lighthouse keeper’s daughter – based on Pushkin’s short story „The Postmaster“ by the most famous Finnish melodrama director, Latvian-born Teuvo Tulio. The main character is played by the memorable Regina Linnanheimo, who is known for her fiery eyes.

Teuvo Tulio

(1912-2000)

Filmography

  • valik/selected: Kiusaus (1938)
  • Laulu tulipunaisesta kukasta (The Song of the Scarlet Flower, 1938)
  • Sellaisena kuin sinä minut halusit (The Way You Wanted Me, 1944)
  • Intohimon vallassa (Passionate Power, 1947)
  • Hornankoski (1949)
  • Rikollinen nainen (1952)
  • Mustasukkaisuus (1953)
  • Olet mennyt minun vereeni (1956)
  • Sensuela (1973)