Pidä Huivista Kiinni, Tatjana
“Tatjana” is a road movie about the unbelievable adventures of two Finnish men , driving a black Volga station wagon trough Southern Finland some time in the mid-sixties. Valto, the owner of the car, drinks enormous amounts of coffee, Reino, a mechanic, drinks booze and blabbers endlessly. Already at the early stages of the journey, two ladies come along, one Estonian, the other Russian, and, in spite of understandable difficulties in communication and the obvious incapability of our men to approach the opposite sex, this absurd comedy gains, towards the end, some sentimental tones…
He was first a film critic, a screenwriter, an actor, a management assistant; he also was a producer. With his brother, he founded Villalfa production company. He wrote with him screenplays of his two first movies. They made Le Syndrome du lac Saïma. He then directed his first feature film in 1983: Crime et châtiment. He made a three part work on proletariat which was so successful in international festivals.
Aki Kaurismäki, Sakkle JÄrvenpää
The Renegades, Veikko Tuomi, The Blazers…
Kari Laine, Markku Pätilä, Jukka Salmi
PRODUCTION : Sputnik Oy VENTE A L’ETRANGER : Christa Saredi World Sales
Title in Original Version : Tatjana / Take Care Of Your Scarf Tatjana