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Juha (1999)

 -  Comedy | Drama | Romance  -  May 2003 (USA)
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A farmer's wife is seduced into running away from her stolid older husband by a city slicker, who enslaves her in a brothel.

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A farmer's wife is seduced into running away from her stolid older husband by a city slicker, who enslaves her in a brothel.

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Dedicated to the memory of Jaakko Talaskivi. See more »

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Version of Juha (1956) See more »

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Le Temps de Cerises
Written by A. Renard, J.B. Clement, H. Valpola, Anssi Tikanmäki
Performed by Elina Salo
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a colorful black&white-treasure
15 September 1999 | by (oslo, norway) – See all my reviews

"Juha" is a finnish silent-movie in black and white about a farmer called Juha. This is probably the least commercial tag-line in 1999. However, if you, by any chance, manage to overcome your own prejudice, and see this film, you will experience 70 minutes of marvellous movie-making. It's poetic, it's warm and it has tons of careful, naïve humor. It is another masterpiece from the finnish master Aki Kaurismäki. See it.


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