Rune stars in “Hevi Reissu”
Rune stars in “Hevi Reissu”, a comedy about a fictional heavy metal band from a small village in Northern Finland, it will have its world premiere at South by Southwest (SXSW) in Austin, Texas, USA, in March 2018.
Starring Johannes Holopainen, Minka Kuustonen, Rune Temte as the Norwegian festival manager “Frank” and Ville Tiihonen, Hevi Reissu is the story of an unknown heavy metal band formed by four small-town friends who get the opportunity of a lifetime to play at the hottest metal festival in Norway. What ensues is a heavy metal-filled journey to overcome obstacles ranging from stage fright to the armed forces of Norway.
Hevi Reissu was directed by Juuso Laatio and Jukka Vidgren and produced by Making Movies, a film production company based in Helsinki. With a budget of three million euros, it is the most expensive comedy ever produced in Finland.