A Moment in the Reeds
Two young men spend a few days discovering one another during the Finnish midsummer
Finland, 108 mins
Returning from Paris to his native Finland for the summer, Leevi helps his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Helping with the work is Tareq, a recent asylum seeker from Syria, and when Leevi’s father goes away on business, the two young men establish a connection and spend a few days discovering one another during the Finnish midsummer.
“A remarkable achievement… following in the footsteps of Weekend and God’s Own Country.”– Gay Essential
Director Mikko Makela and star Boodi Kabbani will be joining Iris in Cardiff for a Q&A following the film