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by Aleksi Salmenperä


Distracted by life, Mr. Makkonen misses his engagement party by decades. From the cradle to the grave, life keeps interrupting, not only him, but a tired mother, a doomed superhero and the rest of the comrades in this uncontrollable world. Mixing comedy and fantasy with dark stories, Distractions will deliver the laughs with strings attached.

international title: Distractions
original title: Häiriötekijä
country: Finland
year: 2015
genre: fiction
directed by: Aleksi Salmenperä
release date: FI 11/09/2015
screenplay: Aleksi Salmenperä
cast: Tommi Korpela, Elina Knihtilä, Eero Ritala, Lotta Kaihua, Elena Leeve, Jani Volanen
cinematography by: Heikki Färm, Mika Orasmaa
film editing: Samu Heikkilä
costumes designer: Riitta Röpelinen
production: Mjölk
backing: Finnish Film Foundation
distributor: SF Film Finland Oy