Goodbye Tornio

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World Showcase Shorts: The School of Life
Streaming on Hot Docs at Home Thu, Apr 29, 2021 10:00 AM
Kids learn life lessons on the playground and in the classroom, through their friends and first-time experiences, in this quartet of cinematic initiations. Love and acceptance, remote learning and leaving the nest are all firsts that shape who we become and how we see the world.
Film Info
Country Listing:Finland
Premiere Status:World Premiere
Festival Info
Festival Year:2021
Accessibility:Full Subtitles
Program Category:Shorts
Cast/Crew Info
Director(s):Emilia Hernesniemi
Producer(s):Eveliina Mauno
Editor(s):Maija Karhula
Writer(s):Emilia Hernesniemi
Cinematography:Iiris Heikka
Sound:Saku Anttila


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Eighteen-year-old Vilma celebrates her graduation from high school, with toasts from loving parents and parties with best friends, before leaving her hometown in Lapland and moving to the big city. Goodbye Tornio is a vivid depiction of being young, fearlessly following your dreams and figuring things out on your own as you go. Angie Driscoll

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