The script written by Louhimies and Jari Olavi Rantala is based on not only The Unknown Soldier by Väinö Linna but also Linna’s Sotaromaani, the original uncensored version of his classic work.
The lead roles of The Unknown Soldier are played by Eero Aho, Johannes Holopainen, Jussi Vatanen, and Aku Hirviniemi. the other roles include both familiar faces and upcoming actors, for example, Hannes Suominen, Juho Milonoff, Samuli Vauramo, Matti Ristinen, Paula Vesala, Arttu Kapulainen, Joonas Saartamo, Andrei Alén, Marketta Tikkanen ja Diana Pozharskaya.
– I hope that the trailer shows how our versatile and talented group of actors have given their all during this extremely challenging production, Louhimies praises the actors’ contributions.
The Unknown Soldier premieres throughout the country on October 27, 2017. Ticket sales for the previews of the film will be open October 23–26, 2017.WATCH THE TRAILER