Erottamattomat

Sisters Apart

Domestic title:
Erottamattomat
Category:
Feature films
Script:
Tarja Kylmä
Director:
Hanna Maylett
Producer:
Lasse Saarinen, Risto Salomaa
Premiere:
05.09.2008
Actors:

Minna Haapkylä, Tiina Lymi, Jorma Tommila, Kaneli Johansson

FFF support:
€550000
Budget:
€1126857
Description:
Taru (35) lives a harmonic life in a horse farm with her husband Harri (40) and stepdaughter Ninni(13).

Everything changes when Ninni is injured in an accident with a horse and Taru asks Ninni´s biological mother Eve (33), who has left to Sweden ten years ago, to come back and see her daughter.

Eve´s short visit turns into longer stay when Eve realizes that she wants lost ten years of her life back. Longing after daughter Ninni rises to the surface.

Taru´s former life has relied on safety and routines and foremost in being together as a family with Ninni and Harri.

Step by step Eve starts to get foothold in the family for herself and Taru who is pregnant of her first ‘own’ child loses control of her life.

From the past rises guilt and memories – anger and neediness. Everything that Taru thought to be whole and in control comes in question.

All those things that have been hidden past ten years grave to be settled and all four main characters have to search their own places in a new situation.

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