The Idle Ones

Joutilaat, a film somewhere in the grey area between documentary and fiction, follows three young men through their long summer days, nights in the midnight sun and frostbitten ice fishing trips. It is a story about idling from one day to another, from one season to the next.

European Panorama 2004
Susanna Helke, Virpi Suutari
Finland 2001
82 minutes
OV with English subtitles
Screenplay Susanna Helke, Virpi Suutari
Cinematography Harri Räty
Editing Kimmo Taavila
Music Sanna Salmenkallio
With Lötkö, Hapa, Bodi
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