ToivolaIm Herzen des Landes / Heart of the Land

Competition Documentaries, Finland 2016, 30 Min., finn. OV, engl. st

A married couple is the third generation to run a dairy farm in the heart of Finland. They’re about to retire, and there’s no one else in the family to take over the farm. Director Kaisa Astikainen accompanies her parents through the last year of their accustomed lives. Her calm shots tell of their hard work, as well as the beauty and impermanence of simple lives.

Director Kaisa Astikainen

Screenplay Nina Ijäs, Kaisa Astikainen

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