In a remote Finnish village in Lappland, a retiring policeman gets caught up in between two men trying to kill each other. The confilct leaves the area in a state of vengeance, and while trying to prevent the violence between young men, the policeman is forced to face his past mistakes. Law of the Land is a modern borerline western, set in the Arctic desert of the North, on both sides of the northern Finnish-Swedish border.

Production and distribution

Production Year:
2017
Release date (national):
2017-06-01
Production company:
Making Movies OY
Kick Film
Allfilm
Co production company:
Sweet Films AS
FilmCamp as
Producer:
Kai Nordberg
Kaarle Aho
Sales agent:
LevelK Aps

Director

  • Jussi Hiltunen

    Jussi Hiltunen is an awarded filmmaker from northern Finland. Hiltunen graduated from Kemi-Torino University of Applied Sciences in 2011. His short fil All Hallow's Week was selected to Berlinale 2012 and won several awards in international festival. Law of the Land is his debut feature film.

    Jussi Hiltunen

Cast

Malin Buska
Ville Virtanen
Mikko Neuvonen
Antti Holma

Crew

Director:
Jussi Hiltunen
Screenplay:
Jussi Hiltunen
Cinematographer:
Tuomo Hutri
Editor:
Kimmo Taavila
Composer:
Kirka Sainio

Technical information

Genre:
Drama
Format:
DCP 2k
Colour:
Colour
Length in mins:
90'

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