• comedy ,
  • Short films
2020 | 12 min

The Bouncer

Poke

Details

A night club bouncer gets disgusted of all the violence and repression of the weak he is seeing. He has to act to protect the victims.

International premiere:
Tribeca 2021
 
DIRECTOR: Aleksi Salmenperä 
SCRIPT: Jani Volanen
CINEMATOGRAPHY: Heikki Färm F.S.C. 
SOUND: Kirka Sainio 
EDITING: Samu Heikkilä 
CAST: Jani Volanen, Elina Knihtilä, Kari Hietalahti, Tommi Korpela 
PRODUCER: Mikko Tenhunen, Yrjö Nieminen 
PRODUCTION COMPANY: Mjölk Movies
SALES: Interfilm

Director

Aleksi Salmenperä

is a Finnish filmmaker whose works have premiered in major film festivals such as Berlinale (A Bad Family, 2009), Hot Docs (Alcan Highway, 2013) and San Sebastian (A Man’s Job, 2007). He won the Finnish film award Jussi for Best Director with Distractions (2015), and The Mine (2016) was nominated for the Dragon Award for Best Nordic Film in Gothenburg IFF.

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Contact

Otto Suuronen

International Promotion Advisor

• festival distribution strategy for short films and short documentary films
• travel support and material support for international promotion: short films and short documentary films
• monthly short film screenings at Kino K-13
• curating short film programmes

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