| Danish English French German Polish Dutch
After more than 30 years of absence, Leo suddenly enters the life of his son Timo again. The two begin a road trip through the north of Finland.
Timo is a concert pianist and has had no contact with his father Leo for over 30 years. But one evening he sits in front of Timo's door and says he is back. The two of them start working through their problems together and start a road trip far into the north of Finland.
Mika Kaurismäki's road movie TIE POHJOISEEN, which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival, successfully oscillates between a funny buddy comedy and a sensitive father-son drama, while also benefiting from the extraordinary backdrop of Finland.