The Saimaa Gesture is a 1981 film by Finnish directors Aki and Mika Kaurismäki. It is a documentary of three Finnish rock groups aboard the steamboat SS Heinävesi on their tour around Lake Saimaa.
“In Finland we have this thing called“ has since become an colloquially universal saying, where the last part is interchangeable to anything Finnish. This project aims to share the essence of the Finnish soul through informative and humanistic videos and performances.
We hope you learn something new about our fantastic country!
If you still haven’t visited, do it now, and if you already have, welcome back…