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Miss Farkku-Suomi (2012)

Year 1977. Punk and new wave rock'n roll has arrived to remote Finland and a bleak small town Oulu where increasingly odd-looking youths began to appear in the street with a message. Their ... See full summary »

Director:

Matti Kinnunen

Writers:

Matti Kinnunen, Kauko Röyhkä (novel)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mikko Neuvonen Mikko Neuvonen ... Välde
Sanni Kurkisuo Sanni Kurkisuo ... Pike
Elias Gould ... Sasu
Milja Nieminen Milja Nieminen ... Katja
Misa Lommi Misa Lommi ... Anki
Mikko Virtanen Mikko Virtanen ... Partanen
Olavi Uusivirta Olavi Uusivirta ... Karhila
Niilo Lahtinen Niilo Lahtinen ... Neighbor's kid
Eero Survo Eero Survo ... Neighbor's kid
Pirkko Hämäläinen Pirkko Hämäläinen ... Mother
Maria Ylipää ... Kara
P.K. Keränen P.K. Keränen ... Ana
Juha Kukkonen Juha Kukkonen ... Sasu's father
Ville Myllyrinne Ville Myllyrinne ... Heikinoja
Miro Lopperi Miro Lopperi ... Henri Hakala
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Year 1977. Punk and new wave rock'n roll has arrived to remote Finland and a bleak small town Oulu where increasingly odd-looking youths began to appear in the street with a message. Their rebellion speaks to Välde (17). Välde dreams of joining a rock band and becoming famous. He wants to get drunk for the first time, and to win the love of Pike, the most beautiful girl in the class. When Pike wins the Miss Blue Jeans contest organized by the country's leading (and only) pop music magazine Suosikki and takes as her boyfriend the bourgeois Henri Hakala, Välde puts all his eggs in one basket. He abandons his former self and begins purposefully constructing a new persona for himself. But everything doesn't go as Välde wanted. Written by lament

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Country:

Finland | Sweden

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

3 August 2012 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Miss Blue Jeans See more »

Filming Locations:

Oulu, Finland

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Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Soundtracks

Cooperin Testi
Music and lyrics by Kauko Röyhkä
Performed by Mikko Neuvonen, Elias Gould and Olavi Uusivirta
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