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New Trailer for Aki Kaurismaki’s ‘The Other Side of Hope’

Aki Kaurismaki's Deadpan Comedy

Janus Films has provided us with the official domestic trailer for Aki Kaurismaki’s latest, The Other Side of Hope, the Silver Bear-winning deadpan comedy about the unlikely friendship between a Syrian refugee and a low-rent Helsinki restaurateur.

Watch a Trailer for Aki Kaurismäki’s Next Feature ‘The Other Side of Hope’

Aki Kaurismaki’s Next Feature

The Finnish director Aki Kaurismäki is back with The Other Side of Hope (Toivon tuolla puolen), the second installment in his trilogy focusing on port cities.

The Le Havre‘s follow-up tells the story of a poker-playing restauranteur and former travelling salesman Wikström (Sakari Kuosmanen) and a Syrian refugee Khaled (Sherwan Haji) crossing paths while the last attempts to seek asylum in Helsinski.