Directed By
Mikko Makela
English, Finnish
Narrative Feature

A Moment In The Reeds

HHM Jury Nominations: Best Cinematography, Supporting Actor (Mika Melender)

On holiday from university, Leevi returns to his family’s summer cottage in Finland to help his estranged and bitter father with renovations. When the father is called back to the city for business, Leevi is left alone with Tareq, a Syrian refugee, hired by his father to help out. The potential for more than a romance unfolds as they share their dreams and so much more.

Cast: Janne Puustinen, Boodi Kabbani, Mika Melender

Writer & Director: Mikko Makela

Recently Screened At: BFI London Film Festival (World Premiere), Seattle International Film Festival, Cleveland International Film Festival

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Saturday, September 29 at 6:30PM in State Theatre