Finland’s master of deadpan comedy returns with the story of an unlikely friendship between a Syrian asylum seeker and an elderly Finnish restaurant owner. With hilarious sight gags, poker-faced one-liners and a toe-tapping rockabilly soundtrack, Kaurismäki’s latest film balances his unparalleled wit with a pressing critique of the unforgiving bureaucracy that greets vulnerable asylum seekers in modern-day Europe. Berlin Silver Bear for Best Director.
The Other Side of Hope Toivon tuolla puolen
The DVD of the film is available in our Bookshop. (List of available DVDs in Slovene only)
Friday, 25. 05. 2018 / 17:00 / Main Hall
In his nuanced portrait of the controversial US President Lyndon Johnson, Woody Harrelson gives a glimpse of both the President’s outstanding negotiation skills and his inner insecurity.
You Were Never Really Here You Were Never Really Here
Friday, 25. 05. 2018 / 19:00 / Main Hall
Lynne Ramsay delivers a subtle character study that, disguised as a gritty, dark thriller, boldly defies the rules of the genre.