The Great Performance (2008)

Suuri performanssi (original title)
An unemployed stonemason falls in love on a train and decides to become a contemporary artist.


Tapio Piirainen


Tapio Piirainen (teleplay), Harri Manner (teleplay) | 1 more credit »


Cast overview, first billed only:
Kai Lehtinen ... Jaakko Tolvanen
Mari Rantasila Mari Rantasila ... Anastasia Ihalainen
Esko Salminen Esko Salminen ... Leevi Salomonsen
Juha Muje Juha Muje ... Pääsihteeri Pekka Himanen
Miitta Sorvali Miitta Sorvali ... Taina Kerttu
Rea Mauranen Rea Mauranen ... Maija Salpakari
Jorma Tommila ... Taneli Mäkipää
Maija Junno Maija Junno ... Henna-Riitta Lehtonen
Kirsti Valve Kirsti Valve ... Kaija Koivula
Erja Manto Erja Manto ... Teija-Riitta Vahtiala
Tapio Liinoja Tapio Liinoja ... Aulis Korpela
Timo Eränkö Timo Eränkö ... Jaakko J. Tolvanen
Reijo Kela Reijo Kela ... Tanssija
Tarja Keinänen Tarja Keinänen ... Kolleegiovirkailija
Mira Kivilä Mira Kivilä ... Annukka Tammisto
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An unemployed stonemason falls in love on a train and decides to become a contemporary artist.

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Violin Concertos (parts)
Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performed by Jaakko Kuusisto, Pekka Kuusisto and Tapiola Sinfonietta
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Release Date:

8 December 2008 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Den stora performansen See more »

Filming Locations:

Helsinki, Finland

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Yleisradio (YLE) See more »
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1.78 : 1
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