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Finnish Short Film Nights – Auckland and Wellington

Show Me Shorts presents a night of Finnish short films. Join us to celebrate the cinema of Finland with a vibrant collection full of beauty – mystery, wonder, fantasy, and friendship on ice!

When: 7pm, Tuesday 7 May 2019

Where: The Kingslander, 470 New North Road, Auckland

Tickets: $15 (cash door sales only available if not sold out prior)

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When: 7pm, Wednesday 15 May 2019

Where: The Third Eye, 30 Arthur St, Te Aro, Wellington

Tickets: $15 (cash door sales only available if not sold out prior)

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There are eight short films by top Finnish filmmakers:

  • Awareness by Arttu Nieminen
  • The Night Thief by Khadar Ahmed
  • Radio Dolores by Katariina Lillqvist
  • Blind by Katariina Räty
  • Pussy for Beginners by Reetta Aalto
  • No Connection by Risto-Pekka Blom
  • Quadraturin by Laura Hyppönen
  • Cold Storage by Thomas Freundlich

 

These are informal and fun events, and all are welcome. All films screen in the Finnish language with English subtitles. Total run time is approx 84 minutes. No allocated seating, so first in best dressed. The bar will be open with food and drink available for purchase.

Films provided by Tampere Film Agency and the Finnish Film Foundation.

Kingslander screening supported and funded by the Albert Eden Local Board.

The screening has been rated R16 – Explicit sexual material and offensive language.