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Opening film: AURORA

05/02/2020 - 20:00

This years opening film at Finn Filmnapok is Aurora. Directed by Miia Tervon the movie has received 13 nominations in the Finnish movie awards Jussi. The film has been critically acclaimed and very popular with audiences both in Finland and abroad. 

The film tells the story of a young woman named Aurora. She works in a beauty salon and has plans of moving to Norway where there is more money to be made. Aurora has a difficult relationship with an alcoholic father and struggles with her own problems with alcohol. During one night at a hot-dog stand Aurora meets iranian asylum seeker Darian who is trying to find a wife so he can stay in Finland with his young daughter. Aurora agrees to help Darian find a wife and this doesn't come easy or without its comedic moments. 

You have a chance to see Aurora in Budapest the 5.2 at 20.00 at Toldi Mozi. You can purchase tickets in advance from this website: https://toldimozi.hu/filmek/9-finn-filmnapok-aurora