Keskiviikkona 20. 3. klo 19 Unkarin kulttuuri- ja tiedekeskuksessa, Kaisaniemenkatu 10, Helsinki. Elokuvan jälkeen on mahdollisuus vapaamuotoiseen keskusteluun ohjaajan Edina Csüllögin, tuottajan Kati Varblanen ja pääosan esittäjän Juha Hippin kanssa. Elokuva on Csüllögin lopputyö Tallinnan elokuvakoulusta (Baltic film and Media School.
Hearts in Vain
Based on the story Samanta Schweblin “Irman”.
A Finnish Jan and a Latvian Daina are smuggling organs from Latvia to Finland and they are traveling there through Estonia. The couple stops to eat in a small restaurant by the road. Something unexpected happens and their stay lengthens. Hearts in vain is a road movie with absurd elements. In the focus of the story is a relationship drama of a young couple. Jan and Daina are going under a serious breakdown, even though they are not hundred percent aware of it. The thread of actions and hunger leads them to an adventure where they are forced to face their problems and decide what is important in life. More information: www.heartsinvain.com
Edina Csüllög graduated from Baltic Film and Media School, Tallinn in 2013 as a film director. Before directing she studied linguistics and literature in Budapest.
She has worked in different Hungarian and Estonian televisions and radio channels as a program editor, director and a scriptwriter. She has directed and written several shorts and documentaries: Wounds (2007), Blow (2009) Lukewarm Milk (2011). Besides film making she falls for Estonian poetry and spends her free time organizing cultural events and promoting Hungarian culture in Estonia.
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