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The Other Side of Hope

Toivon tuolla puolen

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Directed by Aki Kaurismäki
Finland, Germany, 2017
Drama

Synopsis

Khaled arrives at the port of Helsinki concealed in a coal container, fleeing Syria to seek asylum in Finland. There he crosses paths with Wikström, a former salesman who has recently began a new life as a restaurateur. Together they navigate the adversities they face in these unfamiliar new worlds.

Synopsis

Khaled arrives at the port of Helsinki concealed in a coal container, fleeing Syria to seek asylum in Finland. There he crosses paths with Wikström, a former salesman who has recently began a new life as a restaurateur. Together they navigate the adversities they face in these unfamiliar new worlds.

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The Other Side of HopeDirected byAki Kaurismäki

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Awards & Festivals

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Berlin International Film Festival
2017 | Winner: Best Director
San Sebastián International Film Festival
2017 | Winner: FIPRESCI Film of the Year

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