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BLUE CORNER

by Matti Ijäs

synopsis

Blue Corner is a small portrayal of a community on the edge of the boxing world. The main caracter is PK, a sports-fanatic single father. He is lonely but doesn't see it since he is only living for his two sons, both of whom are boxers.

international title: BLUE CORNER
original title: HAAVEIDEN KEHÄ
country: Finland
year: 2001
genre: fiction
directed by: Matti Ijäs
film run: 85'
release date: FI 11.10.02
screenplay: Matti Ijäs, Heikki Reivilä
cast: Esko Nikkari, Antti Litja, Rea Mauranen, Petteri Summanen, Meri Nenonen
cinematography by: Kari Sohlberg
film editing: Kauko Lindfors
art director: Pertti Hilkamo, Ulla-Maija Väisänen
costumes designer: Elina Kolehmainen
music: Eero Ojanen
producer: Kari Sara
production: Dada-Filmi Oy, Finnish Film Foundation
distributor: Buena Vista International (FI)
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