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Leningrad Cowboys Go America

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Directed by Aki Kaurismäki
Finland, Sweden, 1989
Comedy

Synopsis

Kaurismäki transformed the Finnish band Sleepy Sleepers into the fictitious but wonderfully eccentric Cowboys, a struggling Siberian rock band, who fall foul of Soviet officialdom but head to the U.S. to tour all over the country, where “they’ll take anything.”

Synopsis

Kaurismäki transformed the Finnish band Sleepy Sleepers into the fictitious but wonderfully eccentric Cowboys, a struggling Siberian rock band, who fall foul of Soviet officialdom but head to the U.S. to tour all over the country, where “they’ll take anything.”

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Leningrad Cowboys Go AmericaDirected byAki Kaurismäki

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Berlin International Film Festival
1990

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