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Eastern Memories (2018)

G. J. Ramstedtin maailma (original title)
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A journey through Mongolia, Japan, China and South Korea, narrated by the journals of Finnish linguist, diplomat and journeyman G.J. Ramstedt (1873-1950).

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Martti Kaartinen, Niklas Kullström (collaborating writer) | 1 more credit »
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Frank Skog Frank Skog ... G. J. Ramstedt in Finnish and Swedish versions (voice)
Michael O'Flaherty Michael O'Flaherty ... G. J. Ramstedt in English version (voice)
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A journey through Mongolia, Japan, China and South Korea, narrated by the journals of Finnish linguist, diplomat and journeyman G.J. Ramstedt (1873-1950).

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Beautifully shot but...

This film has outstanding landscape cinematography and its narrative seems captivating the first few minutes. After a little while though, the movie becomes quite slow and we start to lose interest and the ability to focus on it's topic. It shows powerful contrast through its images and it touches some interesting topics through its narration, but ultimately manages to confuse its viewer instead of having him come out of the theater wiser and more well-informed.


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Country:

Finland

Language:

English | Japanese | Chinese | Mongolian

Release Date:

18 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Eastern Memories See more »

Filming Locations:

Japan See more »

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Budget:

EUR110,000 (estimated)
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Hillstream Pictures See more »
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D-Cinema 48kHz 5.1

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Color (4K)

Aspect Ratio:

2.39:1
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