Directed by Lauri Randla
Genre Comedy, drama
Production countries Estonia, Finland
Starring Niklas Kouzmitchev, Nika Savolainen, Ülle Kaljuste, Tõnu Oja, Pääru Oja, Elene Baratashvili, Jekaterina Novosjolova
Written by Lauri Randla
Director of Photography Elen Lotman ESC
Production Design Jaana Jüris
Costume Design Mare Raidma
Make-up Design Gristina Pahmann
Editing Leo Liesvirta, Andres Hallik
Sound Design Karri Niinivaara
Music Lauri Randla
Producer Peeter Urbla / Exitfilm
Co-Producers Misha Jaari, Mark Lwoff / Bufo
Goodbye Soviet Union is a humoristic coming-of-age story about Johannes, who is born prematurely to a young single mother, and about his destiny to be always separated from his loved ones. It’s a story about yearning for a mother and searching for friendship and acceptance in a society that is collapsing under Perestroika.
In cinemas in Finland on March 27th 2020.