Films

The Worthless

The Worthless, "Arvottomat"

Synopsis

Director

This Mika ja Aki Kaurismäki’s joint venture laid foundation to the present-day Finnish film. Aki is the screenwriter and actor in Mika’s first full-length movie, where the rising star Matti Pellonpää runs from the police and criminals through the lost Finland.

Mika Kaurismäki

(sünd/born 1955)

Filmography

  • valik/selected: Honey Baby (PÖFF 2004)
  • Brasileirinho – Grandes Encontros do Choro (The Sound of Rio: Brasileirinho, PÖFF 2005, doc)
  • Kolme viisasta miestä (Kolm tarka meest, PÖFF 2008)
  • Vesku (Vesku from Finland, PÖFF 2010, doc)
  • Mama Africa (PÖFF 2011, doc)
  • Tie pohjoiseen (Tee põhja, PÖFF 2012)
  • Elämältä kaiken sain (Homecoming, 2015)
  • The Girl King (2015)

Schedule

24.11.2017
22:15 - 23:59
Tallinn, 
Kinomaja
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 082604
Sold out
26.11.2017
18:15 - 19:59
Tartu, 
Athena keskus
Subtitles: ENG
Screening code: 102002
Sold out
Screenings with guests might end later than expected.

Programme

Finland 100: Finnish Cult Film Special – 48H

Film info

Country: Finland
Year: 1982
Duration: 104 minutes
Language: Finnish
Director: Mika Kaurismäki
Producer: Mika Kaurismäki
Writers: Aki Kaurismäki, Mika Kaurismäki
DOP: Timo Salminen
Montage: Antti Kari
Composer: Anssi Tikanmäki
Cast: Matti Pellonpää, Pirkko Hämäläinen, Juuso Hirvikangas, Esko Nikkari, Jorma Markkula
Production: Villealfa Filmproduction Oy
Festival: Jussi Award (Best Direction)

Synopsis

Director

This Mika ja Aki Kaurismäki’s joint venture laid foundation to the present-day Finnish film. Aki is the screenwriter and actor in Mika’s first full-length movie, where the rising star Matti Pellonpää runs from the police and criminals through the lost Finland.

Mika Kaurismäki

(sünd/born 1955)

Filmography

  • valik/selected: Honey Baby (PÖFF 2004)
  • Brasileirinho – Grandes Encontros do Choro (The Sound of Rio: Brasileirinho, PÖFF 2005, doc)
  • Kolme viisasta miestä (Kolm tarka meest, PÖFF 2008)
  • Vesku (Vesku from Finland, PÖFF 2010, doc)
  • Mama Africa (PÖFF 2011, doc)
  • Tie pohjoiseen (Tee põhja, PÖFF 2012)
  • Elämältä kaiken sain (Homecoming, 2015)
  • The Girl King (2015)