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Shadows in Paradise

Dir: Aki Kaurismäki, 1986, Finland, 76 minutues, Cert: 18 (TBA)

Sun 12 November // 17:00

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Kaurismäki regulars Matti Pellonpää and Katia Outinen star in this offbeat yet remarkably touching romantic comedy. Pellonpää plays Nikander, a rubbish collector and would-be entrepreneur who finds his plans for success dashed when his business associate commits suicide. Whilst searching for a job, he meets Ilona a down-on-her luck cashier in a local supermarket and, falteringly, a bond begins to develop between them.