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Aki Kaurismäki
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Birth Name: Aki Olavi Kaurismäki

Age: 57, born 4 April 1957

Country of origin: Finland

Relationship Status: Married

Partner: Paula Oinonen


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Listal's 100 best Directors (The Results) (100 items)
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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 items)
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Published 4 years, 1 month ago 20 comments
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100 Greatest Finns (Suuret suomalaiset) (100 items)
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Published 5 years, 8 months ago 2 comments
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The top-60 directors (60 items)
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Published 5 years, 11 months ago 9 comments
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Directors to explore (45 items)
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Published 5 years, 10 months ago 9 comments

About: Aki Kaurismäki, born in 1957, grew up in “the age terrorized by television,” and has tried and managed to stick totally to the inseparable realities of the real world and the “deep screen” that only 35mm film – light against the electronic machinations, the beauty of artisan tradition against technological overkill – makes possible. He never used any other material, least of all video, and he is simply very proud for having joined in the continuity and tradition of “real cinema. ... (more)

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2. Le Havre (2011)
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Movies directed by

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Top rated
Most recent

Rating:
7.8
287 Watched
2. Le Havre (2011)
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7.1
234 Watched
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7.7
159 Watched
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7
115 want to see
Rating:
8
111 Watched



Movies

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1. Calamari Union (1985)
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3. The Worthless (1982)
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8.3
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7.1
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5. Rocky VI (1986)
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5.6
66 Watched



TV

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TV written by


1. Likaiset kädet (1989)
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1. Likaiset kädet (1989)
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Directors:The Filmography of... (207 person items)

"Directed by Aki Kaurismäki by Ville"


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Finnish Film Directors (77 person items)
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100 Greatest Finns (Suuret suomalaiset) (100 person items)

"(1957 - present) A film director, script writer and auteur who has gained worldwide fame. He is undoubtly the most well-known Finnish film maker in the world."


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Directors to explore (45 person items)

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"Masterpiece: La Vie de Bohème"


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