The Ceiling

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The Ceiling (Katto)

Directed by Teppo Airaksinen

  • Finland 2017; 15 min
  • Original version: Finnish
  • Genre: Drama
    • Special Jury Distinction - Cannes IFF


On the brink of divorce a middle aged man, Olavi, retreats to his cabin by the lake. After a few days he finds that the ceiling has come down making him unable to stand up straight. His friend Tuomas arrives and insists that something has to be done whereas Olavi is content with the limited space.



    John Lundsten