New Directors Competition
A young Finnish woman escapes an enigmatic love affair in Moscow 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 the occupants of compartment no. 6 to face the truth about their own yearning for human connection.
Winner of the Grand Jury Prize at Cannes Film Festival.
PETRA BELAS ARTES SALA 2 - LEON CAKOFF
CINE MARQUISE Sala Globoplay 1
RESERVA CULTURAL - SALA 1
Andris Feldmanis, Livia Ulman, Juho Kuosmanen
Seidi Haarla, Yuriy Borisov, Dinara Drukarova, Julia Aug, Lidia Kostina, Tomi Alatalo
Jussi Rantamäki, Emilia Haukka
Aamu Film Company
Born in Helsinki, Finland, in 1979. He graduated from the ELO Helsinki Film School of Aalto University in 2014. Kuosmanen directed the short movies Roadmarkers (2007), Citizens (2008) and The Painting Sellers (2010), which won the first prize in Cannes Cinéfondation. His first feature, The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki (2016), won the Un Certain Regard section at the Cannes Film Festival and was presented at the 40th Mostra. Compartment Nº 6 is his second feature film.