Are You Hungry?
Onko sulla nälkä?
Directed by Teemu Niukkanen
Finland | 12 min | 2019 | comedy | Finnish
A single mother struggles to connect with her adopted teenage son, who she believes is gay. Worried that the vulnerable boy will fall victim to older men preying on young boys online, she takes it upon herself to guide him safely through this period of self-exploration by setting him up on a date.
Director: Teemu Niukkanen
Scriptwriter: Antti Toivonen
Cinematographer: Aarne Tapola
Editor: Joona Louhivuori
Sound Editor: Pontus Borg
Cast: Pirjo Lonka, Matvei German, Tommi Korpela
Producer: Daniel Kuitunen (Elokuvayhtiö Komeetta)
Festivals & Awards
Toronto International Film Festival – World Premiere