Tom of FinlandDVD - 2018 | Finnish
Dome Karukoski's stirring biopic Tom of Finland follows his life from the trenches of WWII and repressive Finnish society of the 1950s through his struggle to get his work published in California, where he and his art were finally embraced amid the sexual revolution of the 1970s. Tom's story is one of love, courage and perseverance, mirroring the gay liberation movement for which his leather-clad studs served as a defiant emblem.
Publisher: New York, NY : Kino Lorber, 
Copyright Date: ©2018
Branch Call Number: FIN MOVIE TOM
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in digital,optical,surround,Dolby digital 5.1,rda video file,DVD video,region 1,rda
From Library Staff
Tom of Finland was a Finnish artist known for his stylized homoerotic art. This biographical
film follows his life and career amid the sexual revolution and gay liberation movement of the 1970s.