Sunday, September 29, 2013

Finland pt. 2

19:00 / 7pm in Linné (H-building)

The man without past (2002) 97 min
Original title: Mies vailla menneisyyttä

The film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten up so severely he develops amnesia. Unable to remember his name or anything from his past life, he cannot get a job or an apartment, so he starts living on the outskirts of the city and slowly starts putting his life back on track. 

Language: Finnish

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Finland pt. 1

19:00/7 pm in Linné (H-building)

Lapland Odyssey (2010), 92 min
Original title: Napapiirin sankarit

A comedy about Janne, a man from Lapland in Northern Finland, a man who has made a career out of living on welfare. Inari, his girlfriend, is tired of Janne's incapability of getting a grip on life. Janne wasn't even able to buy a digital TV box that Inari had given money for. Inari gives an ultimatum: a digital box needs to arrive by dawn or she leaves.

Languages: Finnish, English, Swedish, Russian

Sunday, September 22, 2013

The sick 80s pt. 2

19:00/7 pm in Linné (H-building)

Tampopo (1985), 114 min
A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food.

Language: Japanese

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

The sick 80s pt. 1

19:00/7 pm in Linné (H-building)

My demon lover (1987), 90 min
A homeless street musician becomes a demon when sexually aroused.

Language: English

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Match made in heaven pt. 2

19:00/7 pm in Linné (H-building)

Big Fish (2003), 125 min
A son tries to learn more about his dying father by reliving stories and myths he told about his life.

Language: English

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Match made in heaven pt. 1

19:00 / 7pm in Linné (H-building)

Amélie (2001) 122 min
Original title: Le fabuleux destin d'Amélie Poulain

Amelie, an innocent and naive girl in Paris, with her own sense of justice, decides to help those around her and along the way, discovers love.

Language: French