6620 kilometers from New York.
Markus dreams of becoming a street ball star in New York, but spends his days in his home suburb Korso playing ball with his friends in an old warehouse – and drinking. When Markus’s little sister Heta brings a black guy Jojo home Markus’s dream is put to test. He risks everything to prove that his dream is not ridiculous. But what if it is?
Edinburgh International Film Festival, 2014
Torino Film Festival, 2015
Cineco Digital Post Production Award, Nederlands Film Festival
Kirsikka Saari, Jenni Toivoniemi
Mikko Neuvonen, Iida Lampela, Ricmond Ghansah, Iiro Panula, Niko Vakkuri
Elli Toivoniemi / Tuffi Films, Mark Lwoff & Misha Jaari / Bufo
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Korso has participated in the Script & Pitch workshop.