Keswick Film Club - Frozen Land

Sunday 1st April 5:00 PM

Frozen Land (Paha Maa)

Director: Aku Louhimies Country: Finland
Cert: 18 Year: 2006 Length: 132 mins

Audience Reaction

Score: 67.44% Attendance: 61

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Synopsis

Aku Louhimies' Frozen Land (aka Paha Maa) is an aptly named story of cold hearts, paralysed emotions and numb spirits in a wintry Helsinki.

Based on a Tolstoy story called "The False Note", it begins and ends with a funeral oration that raises the question as to whether life is worth living.

A variety of people are linked, initially through the passing of a forged €500 note, which brings nothing good to anyone, and a theme emerges about life as a relay race in which misfortune is the poisoned baton.


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