Invisible Heroes

Editor 2019

Director: Mika Kurvinen, Alicia Scherson

Co-produced by Finland’s Kaiho Republic and Chile’s Parox for Yle and Chilevision TV, in association with Nordic pubcasters SVT, DR, NRK, RÚV, with support among others from Nordisk Film & TV Fond. 

Inspired by true events, “Invisible Heroes” follows the remarkable exploits of a rookie Finnish diplomat, Tapani Brotherus, who risked everything he had to secretly help secure asylum in Europe for more than 2,000 Chilean citizens whose lives were under threat following General Pinochet’s military coup in 1973.

INVISIBLE HEROES - Trailer (English Subtitles)