Little Red Bunch

Mao Zedong´s ideas were put together in a small red book, to one of the most widely spreaded books in the world. It was also wawed at demonstrations in Finland in the 1960s and 1970s. Small and red was also a Maoist movement in the cold Finland. Film immerse in the thoughts and experiences of this enthusiastic crowd.


Original name Pieni Punainen
Original language Finnish
Subtitles English
Genre Documentary
Production year 2020
Production country Finland
Running time 78 min


Direction Jouko Aaltonen (also scriptwriter)
Cinematography Marita Hällfors
Sound recording Lou Strömberg / Jonne Lydén
Sound design Martti Turunen
Composer Heikki Valpola
Editing Samu Heikkilä
Translation Tiina Kinnunen
Graphic Tuomas Korolainen, Mene Creative Oy
Production manager Oona Saari
Assistant editor Jasmina Hämäläinen
Post-production TOAST

Screenings and awards


  • 10.05.2020 Yle TV1
  • 07.05.2020 Yle TV1
  • 04.05.2020 Yle Areena


  • Jouko Aaltonen, Illume Oy

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