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Concrete Night

Concrete Night (Betoniyö)

Dir. Pirjo Honkasalo

Synopsis:

A stunning, dream-like odyssey through a beautiful and otherworldly Helsinki over the course of one evening, CONCRETE NIGHT follows the impressionable 14-year-old Simo as he keeps his soon-to-be incarcerated brother company. The official Finnish submission to the Academy Awards® for Best Foreign Language Film captures the pain and joy of youth through exquisite, eye-popping black-and-white cinematography.

Trailer:

Year of production: 2013. Running Time: 96 min

In Finnish with English Subtitles

Official Finnish Entry for
Best Foreign Language Film
87th Academy Awards®