Lapland Dreaming

Duration: 75 minutes
Finnish
Subtitles English
Watch Trailer
Watch Trailer
Add to Favorites
Add to Favorites
Share
Share
Viewing Options
Viewing Options
Lapland Dreaming
Lapland Dreaming
Set in the stunning and vast Finnish Lapland, the documentary follows the journey of five people making life changes. They uproot their lives and move up North.

Minna is finally making her dream come true by leaving city life in Helsinki to live in a tiny sauna cottage with her wife Pernilla and their baby.

Annamari is returning from Australia to her childhood home town to be closer to her ill mother. Her partner Grit is leaving his career and friends in Sydney behind.

Petro is fed up with busy life in Helsinki and is moving to the Northernmost Ski Resort in Europe to hopefully find a permanent job and home there.

In the end, tough decisions need to be made whether to stay or leave.

They all are moving to Lapland to search for happiness in a unique environment but along the way they discover what the most important things in life truly are.
Set in the stunning and vast Finnish Lapland, the documentary follows the journey of five people making life changes. They uproot their lives and move up North.

Minna is finally making her dream come true by leaving city life in Helsinki to live in a tiny sauna cottage with her wife Pernilla and their baby.

Annamari is returning from Australia to her childhood home town to be closer to her ill mother. Her partner Grit is leaving his career and friends in Sydney behind.

Petro is fed up with busy life in Helsinki and is moving to the Northernmost Ski Resort in Europe to hopefully find a permanent job and home there.

In the end, tough decisions need to be made whether to stay or leave.

They all are moving to Lapland to search for happiness in a unique environment but along the way they discover what the most important things in life truly are.
Content Warnings: Mild Language
Genres: Documentary and Reality
Studio: Yle – the Finnish Broadcasting Company
From: Finland
Produced In: Australia, Finland
Key Crew: Pertti NeuvonenLaura SatimusElina HäkkinenJussi AutioMikko LahikainenTeemu LahtinenJukka LihavainenMarja SiiraLiisa Holmstedt

If you don’t have an Apple ID or Google account, click either button and follow the prompts to create a new account.

Enter the code below into your set top device to associate it with your account.

Golden Door Film Festival
Overview
Technology
Essential Functions
Non-essential Functions

We respect your privacy

We use various technologies to track your identity and your interaction with our content while you are on our site. Our goal is to limit the use of this kind of technology to functions that are strictly necessary for the purpose of being a festival attendee, filmmaker, judge, or presenter. You have full control over the few exceptions that are not strictly necessary.

Cookies and Local Storage

We do not use any first-party cookies on this site, though we do use a newer technology called "local storage" to store information about your identity and interaction with our site on your computer. We may use a third-party cookie for analytics tracking and another for your purchases. We do not use third-party cookies for the purposes of advertising or collecting information for use by third-parties.

Use of Essential Cookies/Storage

The primary need for our storage of data on your computer is to track your authentication status and synchronize the purchases stored on the web site, thus enabling you to access the content to which you have access. When you are not authenticated, we also use this technology to track viewing of content in verification of our right to show you that content. On your profile page, you can see the information we store about you and manage it. You do have the right to be forgotten by us, but you will lose access to any purchased content should you exercise this right.

Non-essential Cookies/Storage Preferences

There are two non-essential functions: our use of Google Analytics to help us analyize usage of our web site and our automated watch list tracking. You may turn off one or both non-essential functions. We do ask that you allow these functions as they are used solely for the purposes of bettering this web site and are not used for advertising or sold tracking your beavhior for use by third-parties.

Tracking
Watch List

Click "Accept" to accept this use of cookies or "Reject" reject all but essential cookies.