Kyrsyä: Tuftland – Finland, 2017 – overview

 

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Kyrsyä: Tuftland is a Finnish horror mystery feature film written and directed by Roope Olenius, based on a play by Neea Viitamäki. The movie stars Veera W. Vilo, Saara Elina and Miikka J. Anttila.

Plot:

Balancing between a failed relationship, uninspiring studies and financial problems, the headstrong textile student Irina finds herself stuck in the modern rat race. To overcome her problems she decides to accept an unexpected summer job offer at the secluded and self-sufficient village of Kyrsyä.

As Irina begins to get a grip of herself in the middle of the endless Finnish forest, the harmless and offbeat hillbillies begin to reveal their true nature…