Expected 2021
  • arthouse ,
  • drama ,
  • Feature Films

Compartment no. 6

Hytti nro 6

Details

A young Finnish woman escapes an enigmatic love affair in Moscow by boarding a train to the arctic port of Murmansk. Forced to share the long ride and a tiny sleeping car with a rough Russian miner, the unexpected encounter leads the occupants of Compartment no. 6 to face the truth about their own loneliness and yearning for human connection.

 

DIRECTOR: Juho Kuosmanen
SCREENWRITERS: Andris Feldmanis, Livia Ulman
CAST: Seidi Haarla, Yura Borisov, Dinara Drukarova
PRODUCERS: Jussi Rantamäki, Emilia Haukka
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Aamu Film Company
SALES: Totem Films

Directors

Juho Kuosmanen

(b. 1979) is a Helsinki-based filmmaker. His previous short films have won several prizes in acclaimed festivals including Cannes Cinéfondation and Locarno. He graduated ELO Helsinki Film School of Aalto University in 2014. Along with his studies, Kuosmanen has also acted and directed stage theatre and worked closely with avant-garde opera ensemble West Coast Kokkola Opera. Kuosmanen's debut feature The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki won the Prix un Certain Regard in Cannes 2016.

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Contact

Jenni Domingo

International Promotion Coordinator

• festival distribution strategy for feature films
• travel support and material support for international promotion: feature films

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