2017 Certificate: 18

Synopsis

After his brutal experiences in WWII, decorated Finnish officer Touko Laaksonen (Pekka Strang) returns home to discover a rampantly homophobic Helsinki. He seeks solace in his liberating art, specialising in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, free of inhibitions. His work - made famous by his signature Tom of Finland - gains him fame abroad and he travels to America.

Director

  • Dome Karukoski

Cast

  • Jakob Oftebro

  • Werner Daehn

  • Jimmy Shaw

  • Lauri Tilkanen

  • Jessica Grabowsky

  • Pekka Strang