Year 1915. Helene Schjerfbeck lives as a forgotten artist with her elderly mother in the countryside. It has been years since the last exhibit, and Helene continues to paint only because of her passion. Everything changes when art dealer finds Helen and her 159 wonderful paintings - and wants to organize a big private exhibit. However, Helen's turning point comes only when she is introduced to Einar Reuter. Young Einar is a forester, art enthusiast, and a passionate admirer of Helene's work. He becomes Helen's trusted and lover.
Laura Birn, Johannes Holopainen, Pirkko Saisio, Eero Aho, Krista Kosonen, Jarkko Lahti, Saana Koivisto, Jan Korander, Tero Jartti, Petteri Pennilä, Valentina Kalinina, Inger Liis Savi, Aarne Soro, Oskar Rohu, Pääru Oja, Ann Reimann, Sten Lassmann, Kristjan Üksküla, Elise Potmann, Kristo Viiding, Loora-Eliise Kaarelson, Lars Uus, Juhan Ulfsak, Tapio Liinoja, Tommi Korpela, Susanna Snellman, Teemu Kukkonen, Andrei Alén