• drama ,
  • arthouse ,
  • Feature Films
Expected 2023 | 81 min

Fallen Leaves

Kuolleet lehdet


The film tells the story of Ansa, a supermarket shelf-stocker on a zero-hour contract, later a recyclable plastic sorter, and Holappa, a sandblaster, an alcoholic, later an ex-alcoholic, whose paths have accidentally crossed and who, despite adversity and misunderstandings, try to build some kind of relationship on the harsher side of the welfare state.

DIRECTOR: Aki Kaurismäki
SCRIPTWRITER: Aki Kaurismäki
PRODUCERS: Aki Kaurismäki, Misha Jaari, Mark Lwoff
CAST: Alma Pöysti, Jussi Vatanen
SALES: The Match Factory


Aki Kaurismäki

Aki Kaurismäki, the visionary filmmaker, a master of world cinema, has written, directed and produced films since the early 1980s. His films have received numerous awards, most notably the Grand Prix at Festival de Cannes in 2002 for The Man Without a Past and Best Director at Berlinale in 2017 for The Other Side of Hope.

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