A montage film about the city of Helsinki by the award-winning Finnish film director and academic Peter von Bagh. The film draws a portrait of Helsinki and also acts as an essay on Finnish culture in a wider sense.
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"Cinema is a place where people shares the same dream" (Jean Cocteau), that must be the initial notion for Von Bagh when he started to think about the film and it could be applied to the city Helsinki. Told and cross-referenced with other art form such as painting, sketches and of course cinema, it's one of the most beautiful, thoughtful love letter to a city.