The 2017-18 Nordic Film Series at Finlandia University’s Finnish American Heritage Center opens October 12 with two showings of the Finnish comedy “3 Simoa” (Simo Times Three). The showings will take place at 2 and 6 p.m. in the Heritage Center’s Martha Wiljanen Community Hall.
This 2012 caper comedy features two friends, Simo and Lasse, who try to make a living as burglars. However, a decision Simo made during a night of imbibing comes back to haunt him and changes the friends’ plans. This film is about 90 minutes long and is in Finnish with English subtitles.
The screenings are open to the public. Donations are appreciated, but not required. All donations help to sustain the series. For further information about this month’s film or the Heritage Center, call (906) 487-7347.Tags: 3 Simoa, Nordic Film Series