About the film
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Release Date: January 26, 1996
|Production Companies||:||Sputnik, YLE, Pyramide Productions, Pandora Film|
|Producers||:||Aki Kaurismäki, Jaakko Talaskivi, Erkki Astala|
Tram driver Lauri loses his job. Shortly later, the restaurant where his wife Ilona works as a headwaitress is closed. Too proud, to receive money from the social welfare system, they hardly try to find new jobs. But they are completely unlucky and clumsy, one disaster is followed by the next. Finally, their courage, confidence, and their unbreakable love triumph over the fate.