26.9. - 5.10.2019

Land of Love Finland 2003 | 92 min | OV | | FF 2004

rated for 0 + years
A Finnish romantic comedy bursting with passion, laughs and vices. To fi nd out how foreigners are treated in Finland, Tuomas (Ville Haapasalo is more popular in Russia than in his home country of Finland) borrows the identity of his friend Omar, from the Caucasus Republic of Ingushetia. Things get complicated when Tuomas falls in love with Omar’s Finnish teacher (European Shooting Star Irina Björklund). Then Omar’s past catches up on him…
Orig. Title: Vieraalla Maalla
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Finnish
Section: Hauptprogramm
Director: Ilkka Vanne
Screenplay: Mika Ripatti, Seppo Vesiluoma
Cast: Ville Haapasalo, Irina Björklund, Pietro Steiner, Katja Kukkola
Producer: Marko Röhr
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: Pekka Karjalainen
Camera: Jani Kumpulainen
Set Designer: Pentti Valkeasuo
Cutter: Joona Louhivuori
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: Nordisk Film International Sales, Mosedalvej 14, 2500 Valby, Denmark, Tel: +45 36 18 82 00, e-mail:
Production: MRP Matila Röhr Productions Oy, Tallberginkatu 1A / 141, 00180 Helsinki, Finland, Tel: +358 9 540782 0, +358 9 540782 10, e-mail: