20.10.2016

46 KYIV INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL “MOLODIST”
SCANDINAVIAN PANORAMA

1. THE HAPPIEST DAY IN THE LIFE OF OLLI MAKI / HYMYILEVA MIES (Opening Film)
FINLAND/SWEDEN/GERMANY, 2016, 90’ 
DIRECTOR: JUHO KUOSMANEN
WRITER: MIKKO MYLLYLAHTI, JUHO KUOSMANEN
CAST: JARKKO LAHTI, OONA AIROLA, EERO MILONOFF 
Summer 1962, Olli Maki has a shot at the world championship title in featherweight boxing. From the Finnish countryside to the bright lights of Helsinki, everything has been prepared for his fame and fortune. All Olli has to do is lose weight and concentrate. But there is a problem – he has fallen in love with Raija.
TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lAAx7XWAzpM
PREMIERE SCREENING DATE & LOCATION: 
24 October, cinema «Zhovten»
21:10, Gegemon Hall
SPECIAL GUEST: MIKKO MYLLYLAHTI

2. A SERIOUS GAME / DEN ALLVARSAMMA LEKEN
SWEDEN, 2016, 115’ 
DIRECTOR: PERNILLA AUGUST
WRITER: LONE SCHERFIG, HJALMAR SÖDERBERG
CAST: SVERRIR GUDNASON, KARIN FRANZ KORLOF, MICHAEL NYQVIST, MIKKEL BOE FOLSGAARD
A Serious Game is the story of a young couple, the journalist Arvid Stjärnblom and Lydia Stille, who fall madly in love. They are both drawn to the dream of pure, great and untainted love. Yet, the dream demands greater sacrifice than they could ever imagine. A passionate and fiery love story about the choices we have, the ones we don´t, the choices we make and the consequences that follow.
TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qQwA98gmZ1c
PREMIERE SCREENING DATE & LOCATION: 
25 October, cinema «Zhovten»
21:00, Gegemon Hall

3. WALK WITH ME / DE STANDHAFTIGE 
DENMARK, 2016, 105’ 
DIRECTOR: LISA OHLIN
WRITER: KARINA DAM
CAST: MIKKEL BOE FOLSGAARD, CECILIE LASSEN
Deployed on mission in Helmand, Afghanistan, 25-year-old Thomas is heavily wounded. At the local rehabilitation center he meets Sofie, an ascending ballerina from the Royal Danish Ballet who is helping a relative regain strength after a long-term sickness. Thomas desperately wants to get back into the field and feels a growing impatience as he fails to progress as fast as he would like. When Sofie offers to help him with a more intense rehabilitation plan, he accepts. Despite their differences they develop a special bond and a mutual affection.
Trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZ0oy1ls--o
PREMIERE SCREENING DATE & LOCATION: 
26 October, cinema «Zhovten»
21:10, Gegemon Hall

4. ALL THE BEAUTY / ALT DET VAKRE 
NORWAY, 2016, 90’ 
DIRECTOR: AASNE VAA GREIBROKK
WRITER: HILDE SUSAN JAEGTNES, AASNE VAA GREIBROKK
CAST: ANN ELEONORA JORGENSEN, MAGNUS KREPPER
Ten years after their upsetting break-up Sarah visits David at his summer house. He wants her to help him to finish his play, but when he tells her that its about their relationship, she wants him to abandon it. For decades, the two have been united by a web of paradoxes. Both wanted to be loved by the other, despite their faults, questionable morals and lack of control. They have been addicted to each others company and yet driven each other crazy. But even after all these years, despite anguish and dispute, they recognize that their relationship is still deeply grounded in humour, respect - and love.
TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yuBPiGcs33E
PREMIERE SCREENING DATE & LOCATION: 
27 October, cinema «Zhovten»
21:40, Gegemon Hall
SPECIAL GUEST: AASNE VAA GREIBROKK

5. THE TOGETHER PROJECT / L'EFFET AQUATIQUE
ICELAND/FRANCE, 2016, 83’ 
DIRECTOR: SOLVEIG ANSPACH
WRITER: SOLVEIG ANSPACH, JEAN-LUC GAGET
CAST: SAMIR GUESMI, FLORENCE LOIRET CAILLE
Samir, a tall, lanky, 40-something crane operator from Montreuil, in the outskirts of Paris, falls head over heels in love with Agathe. He discovers she is a swimming instructor at the local swimming pool, and, for lack of a better plan, he decides to enlist as her student…although he can swim perfectly. But his lie only lasts for 3 lessons, and Agathe hates liars. The truth surfaces. Agathe is furious. The end? Not quite! Agathe goes to Iceland on a business trip, putting an ocean between her and Samir. But it is without reckoning with his feelings and his stubbornness... 
TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VI72mDmfTtY
PREMIERE SCREENING DATE & LOCATION: 
28 October, cinema «Zhovten»
21:30, Kinoman Hall