A Chinese father and son arrive in Finnish Lapland. Against the unusual background, and intriguing story emerges of cross-cultural friendship and food. As the outsiders are gradually embraced embraced by the eccentric locals, the brilliant cinematography delivers a fusion of spectacular landscapes and mouth-watering Chinese cuisine. An amusing comedy with optimism and warmth, and echoes of Babettes Feast.
64% – Rotten Tomatoes
6.8 / 10 – IMDB
“Director, Mika Kaurismaki has managed to produce a pleasant if undemanding little gem. Added to this, the performances of the three main characters, Cheng, Sirkka and the little boy are very believable and not forced or over acted.”
“A slow, intimate, quiet film with gorgeous filming. “