Tove

Tove

98 minutes
2020
Finland Biography / Drama

Helsinki, 1945. The end of the war brings a new sense of artistic and social freedom for painter Tove Jansson. While focusing her artistic dreams on painting, the enchanting tales of the 'Moomin' creatures she told to scared children in bomb shelters, rapidly take on a life of their own, bringing international fame and financial freedom. Her desire for liberty is put to the test, when she meets theatre director Vivica Bandler who ignites an electric and all consuming love in her. But while she begins to find her artistic identity she discovers the true love she yearns has to be reciprocated, and only by forging her own path can she learn to be free.

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2020
Finland Biography / Drama

Helsinki, 1945. The end of the war brings a new sense of artistic and social freedom for painter Tove Jansson. While focusing her artistic dreams on painting, the enchanting tales of the 'Moomin' creatures she told to scared children in bomb shelters, rapidly take on a life of their own, bringing international fame and financial freedom. Her desire for liberty is put to the test, when she meets theatre director Vivica Bandler who ignites an electric and all consuming love in her. But while she begins to find her artistic identity she discovers the true love she yearns has to be reciprocated, and only by forging her own path can she learn to be free.

Creators

Zaida Bergroth

Cast

Shanti Roney, Oskar Pöysti, Robert Enckell, Eeva Putro, Krista Kosonen, Saga Sarkola, Jan Korander, Jakob Öhrman, Lilian Pärni, Alma Pöysti, Joanna Haartti, Kajsa Ernst, Wilhelm Enckell, Liisi Tandefelt, Emma Klingenberg, Juhana Ryynänen, Henrik Wolff, Dick Idman, Simon Häger, Kira-Emmi Pohtokari, Sanna Langinkoski, Jon Henriksen, Lidia Taavitsainen, Paavo Järvenpää, Iida Kuningas, Heli Hyttinen, Fabian Silén, Willehard Korander, Andrea Reuter, Tage Fredriksson, Jonathan Hutchings, Ingrid André, Sara Soulié, Emilia Neuvonen, Helmi Jokinen, Matti Bye, Dennis Egbert, Vilhelm Bromander, Ingrid Andre, Olli Hietanen, Antti Honka, Allan Mõttus, Larissa Saari

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