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Our Youth

Finland, 1965 (MIFF 1965)

Director: Kaarlo Nuorvala

This TV documentary deals with the problems of youth in Finland today. But are the voting ones alone to blame for their misdeeds or are the parents and the adult world around them equaly respon­sible?

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