Beyond (2010)


A poignant story, told with sincerity and humor, about a young woman´s dramatic childhood and about her grief and the struggle to move on. Noomi Rapace plays the main character in her first feature after the success with the Millennium trilogy and she plays opposite her husband, actor Ola Rapace.Award winning actress Pernilla August makes her directorial debut with her take on the bestselling novel Svinalängorna by Susanna Alakoski.In other main roles we see rising star Tehilla Blad and the Finnish acclaimed actors, Ville Virtanen and Outi Mäenpää.A morning just before Christmas, Leena, 34, receives a phone call from a hospital in her childhood hometown telling her that her mother is dying. This news takes her on a journey to face her mother for the first time in her adult life. Leena has fought all her life to let go of her grief over her lost and dark childhood. She is now forced to deal with her past to be able to move on.

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Movie Score: 6/10 from 17 votes
Release Date: 2010-12-10
Status: Released
Run time: 99 min / 1:39
Production Studio : Yleisradio (YLE), Blind Spot Pictures Oy, SVT
Production Countries: Finland, Sweden
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Beyond Casts

Noomi Rapace
as Leena
Ola Rapace
as Johan
Tehilla Blad
as Leena - as child
Outi Mäenpää
as Aili
Ville Virtanen
as Kimmo Moilanen
Minna Haapkylä
as Helmi
Lotten Roos
as Inga-Lill
Rasmus Troedsson
as Sten Hård
Simon J. Berger
as Bengt Brink
Kerstin Andersson
as Margareta Persson

Beyond Crew

Directing Pernilla August Director
Writing Lolita Ray Writer
Writing Pernilla August Writer
Writing Susanna Alakoski Novel
Editing Åsa Mossberg Editor
Camera Erik Molberg Hansen Director of Photography