Double Bill: “Compartment No. 6” and “Flee”

Happy New year! 

To celebrate the start of 2022, we have put together 2 amazing Nordic Film Nights on Thursday 20th and Friday 21st of January at Cinema Galeries. Both films are running for the Oscars 2022, so expect cinematic gems and breathtaking filmmaking talent!

Compartment No.6, by Juho Kuosmanen, Thursday, January 20, 19h00 
OV RU with EN, FR, NL subtitles

A young Finnish woman escapes a love affair by boarding a train to the arctic port of Murmansk. Forced to share the long ride and a tiny sleeping car with a Russian miner, the unexpected encounter leads them to face the truth about their own yearning for human connection. A modern road story, only, in a train.

Compartment No.6

With the support of the Finnish Cultural Institute for Benelux.

Flee, by Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Friday, January 21, 19h00
OV DK with EN, FR, NL subtitles

The true animated story of Amin, who sought refuge in Denmark from Afghanistan, when he was a young boy. Today, at 36, he is a successful academic and is getting married to his long-time boyfriend. A secret he has been hiding for over 20 years threatens to ruin the life he has built for himself. For the first time, he is sharing his story with his close friend. A wonderful and moving eye-opener on the situation of refugees seeking to reach safety in Europe today. 

In partnership with Pink Screens, and in the presence of Rainbows United and RRC.

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