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Thomas "Dome" Karukoski is a Actor, Director, Scriptwriter and Casting Finlandais born on 29 december 1976 at Nicosia (Chypre)

Thomas "Dome" Karukoski

Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
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Birth name Thomas August George Karukoski
Nationality Finlande
Birth 29 december 1976 (45 years) at Nicosia (Chypre)

Thomas "Dome" Karukoski (born 29 December 1976) is a Finnish film director. He is considered to be one of the most successful Finnish film directors with over 30 festival awards and having directed four feature films that have sold more than 100,000 tickets – the rule-of-thumb measure for a blockbuster in the territory.

Biography

Il est le fils de l'acteur et poète américain George Dickerson.

Il réalise le film Tom of Finland, biopic consacré au dessinateur et peintre finlandais Tom of Finland, une icône de la culture gay.

En 2017, il a été retenu comme réalisateur d'une biographie sur les jeunes années de Tolkien, biopic sorti en 2019.

Usually with

Pamela Tola
Pamela Tola
(3 films)
Markus Selin
Markus Selin
(2 films)
Kati Outinen
Kati Outinen
(2 films)
Source : Wikidata

Filmography of Thomas "Dome" Karukoski (9 films)

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Actor

The Other Side of Hope, 1h40
Directed by Aki Kaurismäki
Origin Finlande
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Actors Sakari Kuosmanen, Ilkka Koivula, Kati Outinen, Tommi Korpela, Thomas "Dome" Karukoski, Maria Järvenhelmi
Roles Hooligan at the Bus Stop
Rating71% 3.5969353.5969353.5969353.5969353.596935
Dans la ville d'Helsinki, Khaled, un réfugié syrien qui, dans les bombardements d'Alep, a presque tout perdu, maison et famille, rencontre Wikström, un représentant de commerce qui vient de racheter un restaurant après avoir quitté sa femme alcoolique.
Beauty and the Bastard, 1h42
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Genres Drama, Musical, Romance
Themes Musical films
Actors Pamela Tola, Samuli Vauramo, Elena Leeve, Mikko Kouki, Mikko Leppilampi, Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Roles Rowdy Hip-Hopper
Rating64% 3.248863.248863.248863.248863.24886
The Finnish musical drama "Beauty and the Bastard," is about opposites attracting between a naive well-off young female singer Nelli, (Pamela Tola) and Sune (Samuli Vauramo), a promising but uncompromising rap DJ in the offices of a major record company.

Director

Tolkien
Tolkien (2019)
, 1h52
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Origin USA
Genres Drama, War, Biography, Historical, Romance
Themes Films about writers, Children's films
Actors Nicholas Hoult, Lily Collins, Colm Meaney, Harry Gilby, Tom Glynn-Carney, Mimi Keene
Rating68% 3.4021553.4021553.4021553.4021553.402155
Né en Afrique du Sud, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien perd tôt son père et sa mère et grandit en Angleterre. Il est envoyé par son tuteur vivre avec son frère dans une pension de famille où habite également une orpheline du nom d'Edith Bratt dont Tolkien tombe amoureux. Il entre à l'école King Edward's où il impressionne ses camarades de classe en récitant Les Contes de Canterbury par cœur et sans erreur de prononciation ; il forme avec trois camarades un groupe littéraire dont les membres sont liés par une profonde amitié.
Tom of Finland, 1h56
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Origin Finlande
Genres Drama, Biography
Themes La bande dessinée, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related film
Actors Pekka Strang, Lauri Tilkanen, Werner Daehn, Jessica Grabowsky, Jakob Oftebro, Kari Hietalahti
Rating67% 3.3997153.3997153.3997153.3997153.399715
Des fantasmes de bûcherons, bikers, fermiers, ou de soldats hyper virils. Son compagnon, un danseur, l'encourage à publier ses dessins...
The Grump
The Grump (2014)
, 1h44
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Antti Litja
Rating66% 3.34923.34923.34923.34923.3492
Heart of a Lion, 1h44
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Origin Finlande
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about racism, Skinheads
Actors Peter Franzén, Laura Birn, Jasper Pääkkönen, Pamela Tola, Jussi Vatanen
Rating69% 3.496543.496543.496543.496543.49654
« Un néo-nazi tombe en amour avec une femme qui a un enfant métis, ce qui chamboule ses valeurs. »
Lapland Odyssey, 1h32
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Origin Finlande
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Themes Transport films, Road movies
Actors Jussi Vatanen, Jasper Pääkkönen, Pamela Tola, Miia Nuutila, Moa Gammel, Anna-Leena Härkönen
Rating67% 3.3975753.3975753.3975753.3975753.397575
After a man called Janne living in Lapland in Northern Finland fails to acquire a digital television adapter for his wife from the local utility store due to not reaching it before closure time, he sets out with his two friends in the middle of the night to get one by any means necessary. He sets up a late rendezvous with his father-in-law who owns an electronics store in Rovaniemi, several hundred kilometers away. Nothing is naturally ever simple and along the way, the trio end up having several comedic misadventures.
Beauty and the Bastard, 1h42
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Genres Drama, Musical, Romance
Themes Musical films
Actors Pamela Tola, Samuli Vauramo, Elena Leeve, Mikko Kouki, Mikko Leppilampi, Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Rating64% 3.248863.248863.248863.248863.24886
The Finnish musical drama "Beauty and the Bastard," is about opposites attracting between a naive well-off young female singer Nelli, (Pamela Tola) and Sune (Samuli Vauramo), a promising but uncompromising rap DJ in the offices of a major record company.

Scriptwriter

The Grump
The Grump (2014)
, 1h44
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Genres Drama, Comedy
Actors Antti Litja
Rating66% 3.34923.34923.34923.34923.3492

Producer

Beauty and the Bastard, 1h42
Directed by Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Genres Drama, Musical, Romance
Themes Musical films
Actors Pamela Tola, Samuli Vauramo, Elena Leeve, Mikko Kouki, Mikko Leppilampi, Thomas "Dome" Karukoski
Roles Casting
Rating64% 3.248863.248863.248863.248863.24886
The Finnish musical drama "Beauty and the Bastard," is about opposites attracting between a naive well-off young female singer Nelli, (Pamela Tola) and Sune (Samuli Vauramo), a promising but uncompromising rap DJ in the offices of a major record company.