6.3/10
167

Black on White (1968)

Mustaa valkoisella (original title)
Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

, (synopsis) | 1 more credit »
3 wins. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Sixtynine (1969)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Tuula's husband Jukka takes care of all domestic chores. Tuula seems to have no idea that her husband spends his evenings working as a major league ice hockey referee. She also finds out ... See full summary »

Director: Jörn Donner
Stars: Ritva Vepsä, Seija Tyni, Sven-Bertil Taube
Manrape (1978)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A woman is raped. She starts to follow and study her rapist.

Director: Jörn Donner
Stars: Anna Godenius, Gösta Bredefeldt, Toni Regner
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Finnish porn movie producer Pertsa returns from America to his home country to continue his profession with hopelessly small budgets and incompetent casts and crews. A self-ironic satire ... See full summary »

Director: Jörn Donner
Stars: Ritva Vepsä, Jörn Donner, Kirsti Wallasvaara
Armi elää! (2015)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A film about the woman behind the design company Marimekko that consist of love, courage, passion and attempted suicides.

Director: Jörn Donner
Stars: Laura Birn, Outi Mäenpää, Tiina Lymi
To Love (1964)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Louise (Andersson) is a young Swedish widow, living with her mother and her young son. She meets foreigner Fredrik (Cybulski), and he soon moves into the family apartment. The two become very much involved but the future is uncertain.

Director: Jörn Donner
Stars: Harriet Andersson, Zbigniew Cybulski, Isa Quensel
Anna (1970)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  
Director: Jörn Donner
Stars: Harriet Andersson, Pertti Melasniemi, Marja Packalén
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Two young Swedish children experience the many comedies and tragedies of their family, the Ekdahls.

Director: Ingmar Bergman
Stars: Bertil Guve, Pernilla Allwin, Kristina Adolphson
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Kristiina Halkola ...
Maria Constanza
Liisamaija Laaksonen ...
Anja Holm, Master of Economic Sciences
Jörn Donner ...
Juha Holm, sales manager
Jukka Virtanen ...
Director of TV commercials
Lasse Mårtenson ...
Risto, "Pekka", advertising manager
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Arno Carlstedt ...
Man from advertisement department
Tuomas Harpf ...
Tuomas, hitch-hiking boy
Kristina Hautala ...
Vocalist
Toivo Helander ...
Porter of the "Hotel Patria"
Esko Jantunen ...
Cinematographer of TV commercials
Anja Koivisto ...
Model demonstrating fridges
Anneli Koivisto ...
Model demonstrating fridges
Marja Korhonen ...
Anja's mother
Matti Kuortti ...
Boy playing game machine
Eero Melasniemi ...
Maria's ex-boyfriend
Edit

Storyline

Juha is a sales manager of a refrigerator company. His perfect-looking family and glittering array of modern kitchen appliances have just been featured in a magazine article, but in reality Juha is a womanising chauvinist more at home on the road than with his family. This side of Juha is well known to his colleagues in the company's advertising department. On one of his business trips, Juha picks up a good-looking hitch-hiker Maria, resulting in some of the most daring sex scenes seen in Finnish cinema up to that time. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Split! Between a faithful wife and a promiscuous mistress !

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

15 March 1968 (Finland)  »

Also Known As:

Black on White  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in Ammatti: elokuvaohjaaja - Jörn Donner (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Black on White (1968) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?