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The other side of hope
The other side of hope
2018
Videos and DVDs
"The Other Side of Hope follows the fortunes of Khaled, a young man who has travelled to Helsinki from his home in Syria to seek asylum. For first-time visitors, Finland's capital city can be a strange and confusing place. But help is out there for those who know where to find it. Aki Kaurismäki returns with another hilarious and poignant portrayal of society that extends far beyond Finnish borders with its beautiful insight and universal appeal."--from container.
Imprint:
[Australia] : Palace Films, [2018][Australia] : Madman Entertainment, [2018]
Collation:
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Notes:
In Finnish with English subtitles.
Credits:
Director, Aki Kaurismäki ; writer, Aki Kaurismäki.
Performers:
Cast: Sherwan Haji, Sakari Kuosmanen, Kaija Pakarinen, Niroz Haji, Janne Hyytiäinen, Ilkka Koivula, Nuppu Koivu, Simon Hussein Al-Bazoon.
Audience:
Censorship classification : M.
System details:
DVD region All ; PAL ; anamorphic widescreen 1.85:1 full frame, Finnish Dolby Digital 5.1/2.0.
Awards:
Winner, Berlin International Film Festival (2017): Silver Berlin Bear for Best Director (Aki Kaurismäki)Winner, Dublin Film Critics Circle Awards (2017): DFCC for Best Actor (Sherwan Haji)Winner, Jerusalem Film Festival (2017): In Spirit for Freedom Award for Best Feature (Aki Kaurismäki)Winner, Luxembourg City Film Festival (2017): Grand Prix (Aki Kaurismäki)Winner, Munich Film Festival (2017): German Cinema Award for Peace for Best International Director (Aki Kaurismäki)Winner, San Sebastián International Film Festival (2017): FIPRESCI Film of the Year (Aki Kaurismäki)
Dewey class:
791.4372
Language:
English
LocationCollectionCall numberStatus/Desc
Beaumaris LibraryDVDDVD OTHOnloan - Due: 19 Mar 2020
Brighton LibraryDVDDVD OTHOnloan - Due: 04 Mar 2020
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