Kyrsyä – Tuftland

Kyrsyä – Tuftland

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The award-winning and critics' opinions dividing directorial debut film of Roope Olenius is a mixture of mystery, black-humor and hillbilly horror. Balancing between a failed relationship, uninspiring studies and financial problems, the headstrong textile student Irina finds herself stuck in the modern rat race. To overcome her problems she decides to accept an unexpected summer job offer at the secluded and self-sufficient village of Kyrsya. As Irina begins to get a grip of herself in the middle of the endless Finnish forest, the harmless and offbeat hillbillies begin to reveal their true nature.

Subtitles: English, Finnish
1 h 29 min

Director: Roope Olenius
Writers: Roope Olenius, Neea Viitamäki (based on the play)
Stars: Veera W. Vilo, Saara Elina, Miikka J. Anttila, Ria Kataja, Neea Viitamäki

Kyrsyä – Tuftland

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  • Kyrsyä – Tuftland

    The award-winning and critics' opinions dividing directorial debut film of Roope Olenius is a mixture of mystery, black-humor and hillbilly horror. Balancing between a failed relationship, uninspiring studies and financial problems, the headstrong textile student Irina finds herself stuck in the ...