The Epic Film Challenge II
#126 – Ariel (1988)
Dir. Aki Kaurismäki
Starring: Turo Pajala, Susanna Haavisto, Matti Pellonpää, Eetu Hilkamo, Erkki Pajala, Matti Jaaranen
The one hundred and twenty-sixth installment of the Epic Film Challenge II, an offbeat drama about a man moving on from his father’s death, from Finnish director Aki Kaurismäki, Ariel.
Recorded in December 2016.
Is it a film you must see before you die?
Luke: No, it’s very good and has a unique feeling to it, but didn’t crack the surface of being great for me.