The Other Side of Hope | National Refugee Week

The Other Side of Hope | National Refugee Week

Following his award-winning Le Havre, Finnish master Aki Kaurismäki returns with comedy-drama The Other Side of Hope, winner of the Silver Bear for Best
Director at the recent Berlinale. Kaurismäki regular Kuosmanen stars as Wikstrom, a poker-playing restaurateur who befriends Khaled (Haji), a Syrian refugee newly arrived in Finland seeking asylum. Beautifully shot and full of the director's delightfully lugubrious comedy, this is the second instalment in Kaurismäki’s planned trilogy focusing ...

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Venue

The Hyde Park Picture House
73 Brudenell Road

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