Fallen Leaves

2023 / 81‘ / Finland / In Finnish with Chinese and English subtitles / Color

★ The latest film by Finnish film master Aki Kaurismäki's latest film

★ World Premiere at Cannes Film Festival 2023

In modern-day Helsinki, Ansa and Holappa, two lonely souls in search of their first love, meet by chance in a local karaoke bar. However, the pair’s path to happiness is beset by numerous obstacles—from lost phone numbers to mistaken addresses, alcoholism, and a charming stray dog.

Director: Aki Kaurismäki

Cast: Alma Pöysti, Jussi Vatanen, Janne Hyytiäinen

About the Director

Aki Kaurismäki, Finnish film director, producer, screenwriter and actor, a heavyweight of the Finnish film industry, was voted the most anticipated director of the 21st century by the authoritative French magazine Cahiers du Cinema. His distinctive cool humour has won the hearts of countless critics and fans. He made his feature film debut independently with Crime and Punishment, and his masterpiece A Man Without a Past won the Jury Prize and the Christian Humanitarian Award at the 2002 Cannes Film Festival and was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 2003, while The Other Side of Hope won the Silver Bear for Best Director at the 67th Berlinale in 2017.

About us

The Cinematheque・Passion is located at Travessa da Paixão which is a narrow and romantic bystreet branching off the famous World Heritage Site "Ruins of St. Paul's Cathedral" (the "St. Paul's Cathedral Site") in the Historic Centre of Macau. A three-storey building equipped with ticket office, screening room, control room, film information room and exhibition space.
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Opening Hours

Ticket Office Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 11:30 pm
Film Information Room Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
Exhibition Space Tuesday to Sunday: 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
(Closes on Mondays, opens during public holidays.)

Contact us

Phone (+853) 2852 2585
Email cinematheque.passion@gmail.com
Address No. 9-13 Travessa da Paixão, Macau