Browse by Country - Finland

Tigrero: A Film That Was Never Made (1994)

Director: Mika Kaurismaki
Starring: Samuel Fuller, Jim Jarmusch

This acclaimed documentary chronicles the aborted efforts of director Sam Fuller to make an action film in the Brazilian rain forest in 1954. Forty ye... Read more

The Other Side of Hope (Toivon tuolla puolen) (2017)

Director: Aki Kaurismaki
Starring: Sherwan Haji, Sakari Kuosmanen, Ilkka Koivula

Khaled, a Syrian refugee stows away on a freighter to Helsinki. Meanwhile, Wikström is a traveling salesman who wins big at a poker table and buys him... Read more

The Man Without A Past (2002)

Director: Aki Kaurismaki
Starring: Markku Peltola, Kati Outinen, Juhani Niemela, Kaija Pakarinen

The second part of Aki Kaurismaki's "Finland" trilogy (coming after "Drifting Clouds"), the film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten... Read more

The Hydronauts: Volume 1 (2006)

Intent on saving her home planet, threatened by rising water levels, Neptuna, a young alien astronaut, sets off on a mission to investigate he Blue Wa... Read more

The Girl King (2015)

Director: Mika Kaurismaki
Starring: Hippolyte Girardot, Patrick Bauchau, Michael Nyqvist, Martina Gedeck, Peter Lohm...

The Girl King paints a portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are agai... Read more

The Fencer (2015)

Director: Klaus Haro
Starring: Mart Avandi, Ursula Ratasepp, Hendrik Toompere

This is touching a 1950s-set drama about love and a man who finds meaning in his life through the children who need him. Endel Nelis is a young man wh... Read more

The Day the Universe Changed (1985)

Starring: James Burke

Presented by veteran BBC historian and science reporter James Burke, this series explores influences of discoveries and shared knowledge and perceptio... Read more

Sauna (2008)

Director: Antti-Jussi Annila
Starring: Ville Virtanen, Tommi Eronen, Viktor Klimento, Sonja Petajajarvi

A transcendental shocker, set in 1595, just as Protestant Sweden and Orthodox Russia have reached an uneasy truce. In the wake of their fighting, Finl... Read more

Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy - Working with Time (2001)

Director: Thomas Riedelsheimer
Starring: Andy Goldsworthy

In the timeless tradition of "Travelling Birds" and "Koyaanisqatsi", "Rivers and Tides" depicts the magical relationship between art and nature while... Read more

Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)

Director: Jalmari Helander
Starring: Jorma Tommila, Per Christian Ellefsen, Onni Tommila, Peeter Jakobi, Jonathan Hut...

Terror seizes the Arctic region when a man's reindeer herd is mysteriously slaughtered and his son grows curious about a strange excavation project ta... Read more