About

The second part of Aki Kaurismäki's "Finland" trilogy, 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.

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Directed by

Aki Kaurismäki

Written by

Aki Kaurismäki (Writer)

Runtime

97 minutes

Country

Germany, France, Finland

Language

Finnish

Cast

Keywords

amnesia helsinki trailer park heilsarmee

Photos

Lists

#148 on The 21st Century Most Acclaimed Films They Shoot Pictures, Don't They?

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Language Film