The Land of Happiness

Markku Pölönen Short film - 1993 - 59 min.

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During a sultry summer, sometime in the early sixties, the prodigal son Tenho returns to his parents' farmhouse to lick his wounds. To the rhythm of the tango, popular at the time, a romance blossoms between Tenho and the sensuous milkmaid Virva.


Director(s) Markku Pölönen
Producer(s) Kari Sara
Production Company
Dada-Filmi Oy
Director of Photography
Kari Sohlberg FSC
Production Design
Minna Santakari
Jukka Nykänen
Sound on Set
Olli Pärnänen
Tom Forsström
Production Country