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Outi Mäenpää in The Match Factory Girl

The Match Factory Girl

1990 NR

Kati Outinen stars in this minimalistic black comedy from acclaimed director Aki Kaurismäki as Iris, a plain-Jane match factory worker desperate to escape her overbearing parents and dreary, uneventful life. When she discovers that her first fun night in ages has resulted in a dreadfully unwanted pregnancy, Iris decides that the time has come to exact a little revenge -- against anyone who dares to cross her.

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