The Other Side of Hope

2017, Drama/Comedy, 1h 38m

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Writer-director Aki Kaurismäki further sharpens his craft with The Other Side of Hope, offering a timely drama whose melancholy air is leavened by its empathy. Read critic reviews

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A poker-playing restaurateur and former traveling salesman befriends a group of refugees that has recently arrived in Finland.

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  • Sep 22, 2017
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    Anthony L Super Reviewer
  • Feb 20, 2017
    It has everything that anyone can expect from an Aki Kaurismäki film, including his hilarious deadpan humor and usual style with a theatrical mise-en-scène and palette of saturated colors - all of which he uses to make a caustic commentary on the racism of Finnish society.
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