In the Crosswind

16/10/2015
  |  Book Tickets: 16/10/2015
  |  90 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
In the Crosswind Film Poster

Synopsis

Martti Helde directs this historical drama depicting the events surrounding the 1941 forced mass deportation of people from the Baltic states to Siberian labor camps and settlements by Soviet forces. The film is told through the experiences of Erna (Laura Peterson) as she is taken with her young daughter Eliide (Mirt Preegel) to a camp in the middle of the harsh Siberian landscape. With her husband Heldur (Tarmo Song) sentenced to work in a gulag, and his fate unknown, Erna struggles to keep herself and her daughter alive...