Valehtelija / Jackpot 2 Finland
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Director:Mika Kaurismäki
Date Added:2009-11-16
Purchased At:Anttila
Purchased On:2009-11-13
Picture Format:Anamorphic Widescreen
Aspect Ratio:1.85:1
Sound:Dolby Digital 2.0
Subtitles:English, Swedish, Danish, Finnish
Summary: Finland released, PAL/Region 2 DVD: it WILL NOT play on standard US DVD player. You need multi-region PAL/NTSC DVD player to view it in USA/Canada: LANGUAGES: Finnish ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), Danish ( Subtitles ), English ( Subtitles ), Finnish ( Subtitles ), Norwegian ( Subtitles ), Swedish ( Subtitles ), WIDESCREEN (1.85:1), SPECIAL FEATURES: Biographies, Cast/Crew Interview(s), Interactive Menu, SYNOPSIS: The Liar:;A long short film of the fate of incurable liar Ville Alfa, memorably played by Aki. The film is loaded with a variety of references to literature and cinema, eg. Sergei Eisenstein's Bronenosets Potyomkin (Battleship Potemkin) and Jean-Luc Godard's Vivre sa vie (My Life to Live). The film has not lost a bit of its charm and wit, even after almost two decades since its making.;;Jackpot 2:;A short film where three young people, two boys and a girl, meet on a Friday evening in an urban post-disaster setting which has brought Helsinki to ruins. The boys' sole purpose of life is to play a Flip-Flop pinball machine.