Finns send ‘Steam’ to Oscars

Docu records sauna conversations

STOCKHOLM — Docu “Steam of Life” has been tapped as the Finnish entry for the foreign-language Oscar.

Pic, which was helmed by Joonas Berghall and Mika Hotakainen, was produced by Berghall for shingle Oktober.

The story line is a simple one: naked Finnish men sit in a sauna, talking openly about their lives.

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