Photo Helsinki Cine Aasia (c) Tiia Öhman

Helsinki Cine Aasia 2023

Helsinki Cine Aasia presents Asian contemporary cinema

Helsinki Cine Aasia presents Asian contemporary cinema

The festival of contemporary Asian cinema Helsinki Cine Aasia brings to the big screens in Helsinki some of the best and most talked about films from East and Southeast Asia right now.  In addition to film screenings, the festival also hosts various discussions related to Asian cultures.

Helsinki Cine Aasia’s opening film is Return to Seoul (2022) by Davy Chou. Return to Seoul has garnered praise at international festivals as well as several accolades. The film is about the difficulties of a young Korean-born woman who has been adopted to France and now questions her identity.


Helsinki, Finnkino Kinopalatsi, Kino Regina at Oodi and Cinema Orion


Tickets 11€/ film, 45€ / 5 films

The full programme will is available on the festival webpage. Tickets can be purchased online from 2nd March onwards or during the festival from the screening locations.