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“Mesmerizing… beguiles audiences into the world of its characters. [Director Zaida Bergroth] flexes her considerable cinematic powers, conjuring vibrantly expressive visuals and confident performances from her talented cast.”
– Variety

Helsinki, 1945. The end of the war brings a new sense of artistic and social freedom for painter Tove Jansson– her life an eclectic cocktail of modern art, dizzying parties and an open relationship with a married politician. In the midst of her artistic struggles and unconventional personal life, Jansson found worldwide success from an unexpected side project: the creation of the beloved world of the Moomins. TOVE is a captivating drama about the creative energy of an iconic talent and her turbulent search for identity, desire and freedom. In Swedish with English subtitles. Director: Zaida Bergroth (Finland 2020) 100 min.

$12 General  |  $7 CFI Members – Member number required