Edition : Finland 2019

First Cut+ Trieste 2020


Production: Finland, Germany, Sweden
Production Company: It’s Alive Films
Release: Finland – 9 October 2020



Mervi travels to her hometown in Finland, with her German-Iranian girlfriend Kata, to confront her parents and come out of the closet. There, she finds out that she’s not the only one hiding secrets. The two girls will find themselves in the middle of social mayhem in a community of gang bangers, bisexual pastors, activists, racists, refugees, alcoholics and drug abusers. Finally, a belligerent group of neo-nazis break in.


Director: Teemu Nikki
Writers: Teemu Nikki, Jani Pösö
Editor: Matti Näränen
DOP: Sari Aaltonen
Sound: Tuomas Seppänen / HUMINA
Colour: Marko Terävä / Post Control
Producers: Jani Pösö, Teemu Nikki
Length: 93 min
Distribution: Scanbox Entertainment,  Intramovies