Films

The White Reindeer

The White Reindeer, "Valkoinen peura"

Synopsis

Director

This is Erik Blomberg’s poetically mythical Lapland ballad-horror movie. The cameraman and director’s sensual wife Mirjami Kuosmanen plays the witch, a Sami beauty who can turn into a reindeer. 

Erik Blomberg

(1913–1996)

Filmography

  • Valkoinen peura (The White Reindeer, 1952)
  • Kun on tunteet (1954)
  • Miss Eurooppaa metsästämässä (1955)
  • Kihlaus (1955)
  • Noc poslubna (Wedding Night (1959)
  • Palava sydän (1965, doc)

Schedule

26.11.2017
15:45 - 16:59
Tallinn, 
Kinomaja
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 102607
Sold out
Screenings with guests might end later than expected.

Programme

Finland 100: Finnish Cult Film Special – 48H

Film info

Country: Finland
Year: 1952
Duration: 74 minutes
Language: Finnish
Director: Erik Blomberg
Producer: Aarne Tarkas
Writers: Erik Blomberg, Mirjami Kuosmanen
DOP:  Erik Blomberg
Montage: Erik Blomberg
Composer: Einar Englund
Cast: Mirjami Kuosmanen, Kalervo Nissilä, Åke Lindman, Jouni Tapiola, Arvo Lehesmaa
Production: Junior-Filmi
Festivals: Jussi (Best Actress, Best Cinematography, Best Music), Golden Globe (Best Foreign Language Film), Cannes (International Prize)

Synopsis

Director

This is Erik Blomberg’s poetically mythical Lapland ballad-horror movie. The cameraman and director’s sensual wife Mirjami Kuosmanen plays the witch, a Sami beauty who can turn into a reindeer. 

Erik Blomberg

(1913–1996)

Filmography

  • Valkoinen peura (The White Reindeer, 1952)
  • Kun on tunteet (1954)
  • Miss Eurooppaa metsästämässä (1955)
  • Kihlaus (1955)
  • Noc poslubna (Wedding Night (1959)
  • Palava sydän (1965, doc)