On the brink of divorce a middle aged man, Olavi, retreats to his cabin by the lake. After a few days he finds that the ceiling has come down making him unable to stand up straight. His friend Tuomas arrives and insists that something has to be done whereas Olavi is content with the limited space. The two men start lifting the ceiling – but which of the men is really in need of help?
At the end of the 1930s, in winter, 11-year old Marja has to fetch milk for her little brother who is ill. She has to venture over the thin ice, but it is by no means the most dangerous part of her journey.
A film about the power of expression and the fragility of its nature.
Force of Habit is an anthology of 11 episodes and a feature film made by fifteen filmmakers, artists, scientists and social influencers. The episodes bring forth the invisible exercise of power towards women in their private lives as well as in society.
Verna has dreamed of having a dog for a long time, but her parents refuse to get her one. Finally her father caves in and promises to get the dog if Verna is able for a month to take care of a wooden stick like a pet.
10-year-old Otto, who has lost his parents, receives an unexpected gift at the night of his birthday, when a little dog Laika lands on earth in Sputnik 2.
A family of three is spending the day at a water park. Tensions arise, and in 10 minutes everything falls apart.