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Title Joki = The river / Lasihelmi Filmi esittää ; tuottaja, Riika Poulsen ; käsikirjotus ja ohjaus, Jarmo Lampela.

Publication Info. [United States] : Life Size Entertainment ; Chicago, IL : Distributed by Facets Video, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 Rocky Hill, Cora J. Belden Library - Foreign Language  DVD RIVER    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (104 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details DVD, region 1, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital.
Cast Antti Ikkala, Jyri Ojansivu, Sanna Hietala, Tuukka Huttunen, Samu Loijas, Antti Mikkola, Jari Virman, Pekka Hannonen, Juha Kukkonen.
Credits Director of photography, Harri Räty ; editor, Kimmo Taavila ; music, Petri Nieminen ; costume designer, Niina Pasanen ; set designer, Kalle Nurminen.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2001.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
Summary A rich and insightful look at 'ordinary' lives unfolding over the time span of one autumn Saturday morning. Flows between a dozen diverse, well-etched characters in a small Finnish town, including a clandestine gay couple, a factory worker and his adulterous wife, and a suicidal young mother.
Note Special features: international trailer.
Awards Jussi Awards, 2002: Jussi - Best Direction (Paras ohjaus - Jarmo Lampela); Best Editing (Paras leikkaus - Kimmo Taavila); Best Film (Paras elokuva - Riikka Poulsen); Best Script (Paras käsikirjoitus - Jarmo Lampela); Best Sound Design (Paras äänisuunnittelu - Pekka Karjalainen).
Language Finnish dialogue, English, French or Spanish subtitles.
Subject Interpersonal relations -- Finland -- Drama.
Cities and towns -- Finland -- Drama.
Gay couples -- Finland -- Drama.
Adultery -- Finland -- Drama.
Women -- Suicidal behavior -- Drama.
Adultery. (OCoLC)fst00797378
Cities and towns. (OCoLC)fst00861748
Gay couples. (OCoLC)fst00939081
Interpersonal relations. (OCoLC)fst00977397
Women -- Suicidal behavior. (OCoLC)fst01177006
Finland. (OCoLC)fst01205503
Indexed Term Aviorkos Suomi Näytelmä
Genre/Form Drama. (OCoLC)fst01423879
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
Motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01726252
Motion pictures.
Feature films.
Foreign films -- Finland.
Added Author Mikkola, Antti.
Virman, Jari, 1976-
Hannonen, Pekka.
Kukkonen, Juha.
Taavila, Kimmo.
Pasanen, Niina.
Nurminen, Kalle.
Poulsen, Riika.
Lampela, Jarmo, 1964-
Ikkala, Antti.
Ojansivu, Jyri.
Hietala, Sanna.
Huttunen, Tuukka, 1976-
Loijas, Samu.
Räty, Harri.
Nieminen, Petri.
Lasihelmi Filmi.
Facets Video (Firm)
Added Title The river
Standard No. 880215100593
Music No. 73484 Life Size Entertainment
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