Return
Return

Return

Director Harri J. Rantala

Production year 2010

Length 18min.

Country Finland

SYNOPSIS

Spring 1940, a soldier is returning from the Finnish Winter War only to face the repo man. A struggle against society, nightmares and the temptations of alcohol ensues while he strives to save his farm and marriage.

CAST & CREW

Harri J. Rantala
Harri J. Rantala

Director

Producer(s)

Harri J. Rantala

Script

Harri J. Rantala

Director of Photography

Mika Vartiainen

Production designer

Juha-Matti Toppinen

Sound

Ilkka Kiukas

Edit

Oskari Korenius

Cast

Eerik Kantokoski, Reeta Annala, Kalevi Haapoja, Kauko Salo, Antti Nelimarkka

Production company(ies)

Nurmo-Filmi

Harri J. Rantala

Born 1980․ Director and producer. His short films have been screened around the world in over 100 festivals in 36 countries. He has also worked in many feature film and television productions like Claes Olsson’s Colorado Avenue, Aku Louhimies Tears of April and J.P. SiiliԲs Ganes. Rantala is a man proud of his roots in the rural area of Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland.


Filmography

The Sacrifice (2004), The Road of Mutala (2005), Daughters of Snow (2007), Shout from the Plain (2009), Return (2010)

FILMS 2011