Mysterion (film)

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Directed byPirjo Honkasalo,
Eira Mollberg
Distributed byFinnkino
Release date
  • March 12, 1991 (1991-03-12)
Running time
80 minutes

Mysterion is a 1991 documentary film by Finnish directors Pirjo Honkasalo and Eira Mollberg about a convent of Russian Orthodox nuns who have dedicated their lives to serving God.[1] It is the first part of Honkasalo's "Trilogy of the Sacred and the Satanic", followed by Tanjuska and the 7 Devils (1993) and Atman (1997). The film won the main prize at the Balticum Film & TV Festival in Denmark in 1992.[2]


  1. ^ "Mysterion". IDFA. Archived from the original on 21 February 2014. Retrieved 8 February 2014.
  2. ^ "Mysterion". KAVA. Retrieved 8 February 2014.