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Juurakon Hulda (1937)

Poor but ambitious country girl Hulda arrives in the country's capital and gets a job as a maid for a bachelor Member of Parliament, Judge Soratie. She works hard, never loses her common ... See full summary »

Director:

Valentin Vaala

Writer:

Hella Wuolijoki (play) (as Juhani Tervapää)

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Irma Seikkula ... Hulda Juurakko
Tauno Palo ... Tuomari Kaarle Kristian Soratie
Topo Leistelä Topo Leistelä ... Professori Magnus Norko
Hugo Hytönen Hugo Hytönen ... Toimittaja Purtiainen
Ossi Elstelä Ossi Elstelä ... Kunnallisneuvos Ali-Lehtonen
Vappu Elo Vappu Elo ... Kirsti Kaavio
Elsa Rantalainen Elsa Rantalainen ... Kauppaneuvoksetar Kaavio
Kerstin Nylander Kerstin Nylander ... Näyttelijätär Mirja Matero
Anni Hämäläinen Anni Hämäläinen ... Constance Sanmark
Vilho Auvinen Vilho Auvinen ... Taivaanrannan maalari
Aino Lohikoski Aino Lohikoski ... Miina
Valter Tuomi Valter Tuomi ... Pankinjohtaja Thorman
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Storyline

Poor but ambitious country girl Hulda arrives in the country's capital and gets a job as a maid for a bachelor Member of Parliament, Judge Soratie. She works hard, never loses her common sense, and starts taking evening classes. Keeping her studies secret from her employer for years, she eventually graduates from the university and becomes candidate in the parliamentary election, stressing women's and working people's rights. Romance with Judge Soratie finally ensues. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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Genres:

Comedy | Romance

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Details

Country:

Finland

Language:

Finnish

Release Date:

17 October 1937 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Hulda från Juurakko See more »

Filming Locations:

Helsinki, Finland See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Suomi-Filmi See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono (Aga-Baltic)

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
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This early feminist comedy was the most popular Finnish film of the 1930s. See more »

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Featured in Hella W (2011) See more »

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