AURORA

AURORA

Aurora, a commitment-phobic party animal, meets Iranian Darian one night at a hot-dog stand in Lapland. Darian is running from death and Aurora is running from love. They need each other in order to finally stop running.

24.10.2020

18 - 20.30

London

Genesis Cinema, 93 -95 Mile End Road, London E1 4UJ

Film

Aurora, a commitment-phobic party animal, meets Iranian Darian one night at a hot-dog stand in Lapland. Darian is running from death and Aurora is running from love. They need each other in order to finally stop running.

9 times awarded director, MIIA TERVO,  addresses some big themes such as asylum seeking and female alcoholism.  While the main lead, MIMOSA WILLAMO, captures the restless feelings coming from a remote place with a lack of opportunity.

Miia Tervo (b. 1980) is an award winning writer and director from Finnish Lapland. Her short films have been screened and awarded around the world. The Little Snow Animal (2010) was EFA- nominated in 2010. Clumsy Little Acts of Tenderness (2015) was also screened around the globe from Palms Springs to Obernhousen and was competing for Prix Europe. Aurora (2019) is her first feature film.

There will be a Q&A via Zoom with director Miia Tervo after the film.

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South Social Film Festival