Juha Aki Kaurismäki

Creative Work — Silent Films Readings

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Juha is based on the homonymous novel of 1911 of the Finnish writer Juhani Aho. Juha and Marja live happily in the countryside until the arrival of a businessman whose car has broken down. While Juha repairs the car, Shemeikka tries to convince Marja to escape with him to the great city, seducing her with riches and a life full of emotions. 

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