Event info
I Hired a Contract Killer / Ég réð leigumorðingja

Section: Mavericks of Finnish Cinema
Director: Aki Kaurismäki
Finland, Sweden, 1990

Henri Boullenger wants to die. Since his helpless attempts to end his days fail, he hires a contract killer to help him. While waiting for the killer he makes the mistake of sipping a whisky and finds the courage to encounter the opposite sex for the first time. Happiness awaits, but unfortunately, the killer’s contract cannot be cancelled.