The Other Side of Hope - The Other Side of Hope
28/Sep/2018 , Finland
Original title:
The Other Side of Hope
International title:
The Other Side of Hope
Subtitles:
English
Arabic
Language:
Finnish
Production year:
2017
Length:
100 min
Genre:
Comedy
Cast:
Ville Virtanen, Kati Outinen
Awards:

Best director, Silver Berlin Bear, 2017.

Best feature, Jerusalem Film Festival, 2017.

Synopsis:

Khaled, a young Syrian mechanic who has escaped Aleppo’s living nightmare finds his way into Helsinki by accidentally stowing himself away on a coal freighter. On the other side of town, Wikström, a joyless travelling salesman, experiences a profound mid-life crisis. Under those circumstances, Khaled and Wikström who are desperately looking for a fresh start will eventually cross paths.

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