Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent asylum seeker from Syria, has been hired to help with the work, and when Leevi's father has to return to town on business, the two young men establish a connection and spend a few days discovering one another during the Finnish midsummer.
Did You Know?
Some of the naturalism in the dialogue of the film comes from lines being improvised by the young actors during the shooting. See more
At the 1:37:03 mark, when Tareq is angrily packing his belongings. See more