We are not sure of the release date for Tie pohjoiseen. It was released at the box office on 2012-08-24 so we estimate it was released to DVD in November 2012.
Director: Mika Kaurismäki
Cast: Mari Perankoski, Peter Franzén, Vesa-Matti Loiri, Samuli Edelmann, and Eila Roine
A sly riff on the Prodigal Son story, Mika Kaurismaki's latest — about a joyless workaholic concert pianist who ends up on a wild ride with his long-lost rapscallion father — is a funny and cogent analysis of machismo, abandonment issues and the value of reconnecting with one's roots. (TIFF)