Genre: Biography
Year: 2017
Runtime: 115 min
Director: Dome Karukoski
Cast: Jakob Oftebro , Werner Daehn , Pekka Strang , Lauri Tilkanen , Jimmy Shaw , Jessica Grabowsky , Şorsteinn Bachmann , Troy T. Scott ,
Plot: Touko Laaksonen, a decorated officer, returns home after a harrowing and heroic experience serving his country in World War II, but life in Finland during peacetime proves equally distressing. He finds peace-time Helsinki rampant with persecution of the homosexual and men around him even being pressured to marry women and have children. Touko finds refuge in his liberating art, specializing in homoerotic drawings of muscular men, free of inhibitions. His work - made famous by his signature 'Tom of Finland' - became the emblem of a generation of men and fanned the flames of a gay revolution.
Release Date: 24 February 2017 (Finland) (default release date)
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