The Happiest Day in the Life of Olli Mäki [Hymyilevä mies]

Hymyilevä mies

Directed By: Juho Kuosmanen

January 21, 2016 / English Finnish / 92 minutes

Awarded Un Certain Regard at Cannes and based on the true story of famous Finnish boxer Olli Mäki, this charming film follows him on the day of his 1962 match to win the World Featherweight title, the day when he unexpectedly fell in love.


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Screened Semesters:

  • 2018 Fall