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Säilöttyjä unelmia (2012)

Canned Dreams is a film about workers and their dreams on the journey of a canned food product.

Director:

Katja Gauriloff
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Credited cast:
Lise Biskup Lise Biskup ... Herself
Neuci de Souza Neuci de Souza ... Himself
Florentina Dumitru Florentina Dumitru ... Himself
Sebastian Laustsen Sebastian Laustsen ... Himself
Andrzej Lorenzen Andrzej Lorenzen ... Himself
Kryvochenko Roman Kryvochenko Roman ... Himself
Maria Rosa Maria Rosa ... Herself
Damitoiv Victor Damitoiv Victor ... Himself
Valentina Zubareva Valentina Zubareva ... Herself (as Zubareva Valentina)
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Canned Dreams is a film about workers and their dreams on the journey of a canned food product.

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Genres:

Documentary | Drama

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Ireland | Norway | Portugal | France | Finland

Language:

English | Finnish

Release Date:

27 January 2012 (Finland) See more »

Also Known As:

Canned Dreams See more »

Filming Locations:

Kiev Region, Ukraine

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Budget:

€430,000 (estimated)
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Color:

Color
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Celebrating the Bloom of Individuality Amidst the Backdrop of Mass-Production
6 August 2012 | by drqshadow-reviewsSee all my reviews

An eight-country tour of the vital ingredients that go into making a can of pre-packaged ravioli. It ducks the usual gross-out exploitative route (though there are a few unavoidable scenes set in an active slaughterhouse) by focusing on the personal stories of individual workers at each location. That shifts the tone from a disturbing stomach-shifter to a real human interest story, spiced with dashes of sadness, contentment, vengeance and yearning. For those of us watching from the comfort of our first world couches, it's a vivid, tangible example of the lives our counterparts lead elsewhere in the world. Captivating, stirring and educational, if occasionally too sentimental and lingering.


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