The story follows Juha who develops an unexpected but powerful connection with a dominatrix named Mona, following a tragic event in his life that has left him emotionally paralyzed. His dangerous addiction to suffocation is reciprocated by Mona leading them both down a wild and crazy path towards emotional enlightenment. Dogs Don’t Wear Pants is a darkly humorous story of loss, love and the sweet pain of being.
Dogs Don't Wear Pants
Directed by: J-P Valkeapää
Original title: Koirat Eivät Käytä Housuja
Genres: Drama
Cast: Pekka Strang, Krista Kosonen, Ester Geislerová, Ilona Huhta
Written by: J-P Valkeapää (Idea by Juhana Lumme)
Produced by: Aleksi Bardy, Helen Vinogradov
Production company: Helsinki-Filmi, Tasse Film
Production year: 2019
Release year: 2019
Country: Finland, Latvia
Language: Finnish
Duration: 105 min
Subtitled versions: English
Directors' Fortnight, Cannes 2019
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