A unique and rough movie about love. Elina and Mike are getting married even though they have opposed marriage. The makers talk about their feelings and the meaning of marriage. The interviews are peppered with dramatized parts where actors present the story of the main couple. In the end the viewer also wants to be in love.
DIRECTOR BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE:
Mike Pohjola (b. 1978) is a screenwriter, an author and a game designer, who’s studied at the University of Turku, New York Film Academy and the University of Arts and Design, Helsinki. He’s written three books, a couple of roleplaying games, several theatre plays, and some feature films that are now in development. He’s also a co-founder of the Emmy-winning Swedish media house The company P.Elina Pohjola (b. 1981) has graduated as a Media Producer from the Turku Arts Academy, and is studying Film and Television Producing at the University of Arts and Design, Helsinki. She’s worked on several Finnish feature films, and has produced several short films as part of her studies. Her speciality is vast knowledge of Icelandic cinema.