The Surrealist and His Naughty Hand is a film about Finnish artist Kalervo Palsa (Janne Reinikainen as Kalervo) who was completely neglected by his peers and time.
A tragicomedy about an 11-year old boy whose parents die in a car accident. The boy refuses to mourn; instead, he develops an obsession of investigating the accident. Oliver gets to know a peculiar man – a vagabond – who knows something about the accident. A reluctant friendship developsbetween the boy and the man. All the well-kept secrets of the man are revealed while the boy is forced to face the facts and the emotions caused by his parents’ death.