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CONCRETE NIGHT

by Pirjo Honkasalo

synopsis

A fourteen-year-old boy in a stifling Helsinki slum takes some unwise life lessons from his soon-to-be-incarcerated older brother.

international title: Concrete Night
original title: Betoniyö
country: Denmark, Finland, Sweden
sales agent: Film Republic
year: 2013
genre: fiction
directed by: Pirjo Honkasalo
film run: 96'
screenplay: Pirjo Honkasalo, Pirkko Saisio
cast: Johannes Brotherus, Jari Virman, Juhan Ulfsak, Anneli Karppinen
cinematography by: Peter Flinckenberg
film editing: Niels Pagh Andersen
art director: Pentti Valkeasuo
music: Karl Frid, Pär Frid
producer: Misha Jaari, Mark Lwoff
production: Bufo, Plattform Produktion, Magic Hour Films APS
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