Summer 1962 and Olli Mäki has a shot at the world championship title in featherweight boxing. From the Finnish countryside to the bright lights of Helsinki, everything has been prepared for his fame and fortune. All Olli has to do is lose weight and concentrate. But there is a problem – he has fallen in love with Raija.
Camerimage International Film Festival (Poland) 2017
Emma Vestrheim is the editor-in-chief of Cinema Scandinavia. Originally from Australia, she is now based in Bergen, Norway, and attends major Nordic film festivals to conduct interviews and review new films.
New Nordic Releases 3 – 9 November 2018
Swedish sci-fi ‘Aniara’ heading to the United Kingdom
Nordic television series dominate at the C21 International Drama Awards