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A Communist’s Daughter is a documentary film about director Jani Peltonen’s grandmother Eila, who lived in the Crimea in the 1930s as a refugee. Later in Finland in the 60s, she grew wealthier with the nation. The documentary is built on family film archives, showcasing the trophies of the standard of living they had reached.
Caught between two worlds, director's Filipino stepmother living in Sweden, is being pressured for money by her sons back home who believe she lives in luxury. In reality, as a hotel cleaner, she struggles hard to provide them a future.
Filmmaker Kira Jääskeläinen follows Sakari Pälsi’s footsteps to Northeastern Siberia, taking Pälsi’s film from 100 years ago with her. The film evokes conversations on traditions and change. What does the life of indigenous people look like today?
Documentary film Northern travelogues by Kira Jääskeläinen has been selected to Pärnu.
A documentary The Illuminators by Antti Haase starts tour in Lapland.
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