Taistelu Turusta (Battle for the City)

”Taistelu Turusta” kertoo suomalaisesta kaupunkimiljöön muutoksesta, siitä miten vanha tuhottiin modernin huumassa. Elokuva käsittelee myös sitä, mitä on miljööpolitiikka tämän päivän Suomessa. Kenelle rakennettu ympäristömme kuuluu ja kuka siitä päättää?

Taistelu Turusta / Battle for the City (2011)
Running time: 105 min.
Directed by: Jouko Aaltonen

Jouko Aaltonen


Jouko Aaltonen (born 1956) has directed and produced numerous documentaries with subjects ranging from the Siberian taiga to the diplomatic circles of New Delhi. In 2006 he released the feature length documentary Revolution that garnered record-breaking audiences and the Finnish Jussi award for best documentary. He is also a popular lecturer and an author of study books on cinema. He graduated from the Film Department, University of Industrial Arts, Helsinki in 1984. In 2006 he achieved his Doctor of Arts -degree, successfully defending his doctoral thesis on Finnish documentaries. His latest films include: Battle for the City (2011), A Man from the Congo River (2009), Punksters & Youngsters (2008), Four Lives on Seven Seas (2007), Revolution (2006).