Film Review – Meidän poikamme ilmassa (Our Boys in the Air)

Ester Toivonen as a Nurse in Our Boys in the Air

The 1930’s was decade of rising tension in Europe, and this tension was felt not only among those countries bordered by Germany but also in peaceful countries such as Finland, where the great threat was seen as being the Soviet Union. The Finnish film industry created a trilogy of “propaganda” … Continue reading

An interesting cultural theme of Finnish Film in the 1920’s and 1930’s

Tukkijoella

An interesting cultural theme of Finnish Film in the 1920’s and 1930’s The golden age of Finnish Film began in the 1930’s, when going to the cinema became a wildly popular pastime. Within this rapid popularity of a new media, an interesting cultural theme of the 1920’s and 1930’s was … Continue reading