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These Boots

  • Finland/ 1991 / 5min / 35mm / Colour
  • Original Title : These Boots
  • Language : No Dialogue
  • Genre : Drama, Music
  • Director : Aki Kaurismaki
  • Cinematographer : TimoSalminen
  • Music : The Leningrad Cowboys
  • Cast : The Leningrad Cowboys, KirsiTykkyläinen, JaakkoTalaskivi


The history of Finland from 1950 to 1969 seen through the eyes of a Leningrad Cowboy as a child. The short features The Leningrad Cowboys’ version of “These Boots are made for Walking” by Nancy Sinatra.

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