Aki Kaurismaki’s ‘Fallen Leaves’ Debuts Trailer Ahead of Cannes Premiere, The Match Factory Reveals Sales

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Sales agency The Match Factory is launching nan trailer (below) of Finnish head Aki Kaurismäki’s “Fallen Leaves,” which will premiere astatine nan Cannes Film Festival successful Competition.

This gentle tragicomedy is nan 4th portion of Kaurismäki’s working-class quartet, pursuing “Shadows successful Paradise,” “Ariel” and “The Match Factory Girl,” which The Match Factory, nan company, is named after.

The movie tells nan communicative of 2 lonely group (played by Alma Pöysti and Jussi Vatanen) who meet each different by chance successful nan Helsinki night. They past effort to re-find each other: nan first, only, and eventual emotion of their lives. Their way toward this extremity is clouded by nan man’s alcoholism, mislaid telephone numbers, not knowing each other’s names aliases addresses, and life’s inclination to spot obstacles successful nan measurement of those seeking their happiness.

Ahead of nan festival, The Match Factory has secured income successful respective territories: France (Diaphana), Japan (Eurospace), Benelux (September Film), Baltics (A-One), Ex-Yugo (MCF), Greece (Cinobo), Hungary (Cirko), Israel (Lev), Portugal (Midas), Sweden (Folkets Bio) and Switzerland (Filmcoopi). Pandora Film is releasing nan movie successful German cinemas and B-Plan Distribution successful Finland.

The movie is produced by Sputnik Oy and Bufo, and is simply a co-production of Pandora Film (Germany).

Cannes marks a grounds for The Match Factory of having a lineup pinch 4 titles successful Competition. “Fallen Leaves” will play on pinch “Perfect Days” by Wim Wenders, “La Chimera” by Alice Rohrwacher and “Kidnapped” by Marco Bellocchio.

“Lost successful nan Night” by Amat Escalante plays successful Premiere and “The Sweet East” by Sean Price Williams plays astatine Directors Fortnight.