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Title Tulitikkutehtaan tyttö [videorecording] = The match factory girl / Villealfa Filmproductions esittää ; Aki Kaurismäen elokuvan ; Director, Aki Kaurismäki ; producers, Aki Kaurismäki, Katinka Faragó, Klas Olofsson ; screenplay by Aki Kaurismäki.

Imprint [United States] : Criterion Collection, c2008.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD    MAT    Available
Edition Widescreen.
Description 1 videodisc (68 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Eclipse. Series 12, Aki Kaurismäki's proletariat trilogy
Eclipse (Criterion Collection (Firm)). Series 12, Aki Kaurismäki's proletariat trilogy.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Credits Cinematographer, Timo Salminen.
Cast Kati Outinen, Elina Salo, Esko Nikkari, Vesa Vierikko, Reijo Taipale.
Summary Iris has a dead-end job in a match factory, lives with her dour and forbidding parents, and her social life is a disaster. Finally she decides that enough is enough and plans her revenge.
System Details DVD, Dolby Digital Surround.
Language In Finnish with optional English subtitles.
Awards Jussi Award, Best Actress (Kati Outinen), Best Direction, Best Supporting Actor (Esko Nikkari), Best Supporting Actress (Elina Salo)
Subject Factories -- Finland -- Employees -- Drama.
Working class -- Finland -- Drama.
Parent and adult child -- Finland -- Drama.
Revenge -- Finland -- Drama.
Genre/Form Feature films
Dark comedy films
Motion pictures, Finnish.
Added Author Kaurismäki, Aki, 1957- Producer. Director. Screenwriter.
Faragó, Katinka, 1936- Producer.
Olofsson, Klas. Producer.
Outinen, Kati, 1961- Actor.
Salo, Elina, 1936- Actor.
Nikkari, Esko, 1938-2006. Actor.
Vierikko, Vesa, 1956- Actor.
Taipale, Reijo. Actor.
Salminen, Timo. Cinematographer.
Villealfa Filmproductions.
Criterion Collection (Firm)
Added Title Match factory girl
ISBN 9781604650686
9781604650655 (set)
1604650656 (set)
Music No. ECL055 Criterion Collection
ECL052 Criterion Collection (set)

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