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Markus dreams of becoming a street ball star in New York, but spends his days in his home suburb Korso, in Finland, playing ball with his friends in an old warehouse - and drinking. When ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jukka-Pekka Siili Jukka-Pekka Siili ... Määttänen, teacher (as JP Siili)
Iiro Panula ... Hartikainen
Martin Bahne Martin Bahne ... Markus' father
Petteri Pennilä Petteri Pennilä ... Hartikainen's father
Panu Vauhkonen Panu Vauhkonen ... Suit
Sinna Virtanen Sinna Virtanen ... Younger 'rose'
Joonas Kuokkanen Joonas Kuokkanen ... Murikka's gang
Irina Pulkka Irina Pulkka ... Mother
Tiina Weckström Tiina Weckström ... Social welfare office clerk
Oskar Forstén Oskar Forstén ... Bottle recycling vendor
Jukka Kärkkäinen Jukka Kärkkäinen ... Murikka's gang
Petri Manninen Petri Manninen ... Manninen
Iida Lampela Iida Lampela ... Heta
Sanni Mattsson Sanni Mattsson ... Actress in Jojo's movie
Harri Puranen Harri Puranen ... Drunk
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Markus dreams of becoming a street ball star in New York, but spends his days in his home suburb Korso, in Finland, playing ball with his friends in an old warehouse - and drinking. When Markus's little sister brings a black guy Jojo home Markus's dream is put to test. He risks everything to prove that his dream is not ridiculous. But what if it is? Written by Anonymous

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Official Sites:

Tuffi Films [Finland]

Country:

Finland

Language:

Finnish | English

Release Date:

28 February 2014 (Finland) See more »

Filming Locations:

Korso, Vantaa, Finland

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Budget:

€798,000 (estimated)
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Oy Bufo Ab,Tuffi Films See more »
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