Title: The Border AKA: Year: 2007 Original title: Raja 1918 Runtime: 1 hour 49 minutes Country: Finland | Russia Language: Swedish | German | Finnish | Russian Subtitles: English (.srt) | Finnish (.idx, .sub) Genre: Drama | History | Romance | War
Director: Lauri Törhönen
Martin Bahne ... Carl von Munck Minna Haapkylä ... Maaria Eleonoora Lintu Tommi Korpela ... Heikki Kiljunen Leonid Mozgovoy ... Majuri Gentsch Hannu-Pekka Björkman ... Vääpeli Muranen Lauri Nurkse ... Luutnantti Suutari Risto Kaskilahti ... Alex Muranen Orvo Björninen ... Tohtori Jevgeni Perret Pauli Poranen ... Edvin Lintu Roman Schatz ... Majuri Berner Hannu Kahakorpi ... Kenraali Jyrinkoski Marjaana Maijala ... Rouva Perret Hannu Kivioja ... Telegrafisti Jevgeni Haukka ... Komissaari Stefan Möller ... Reportteri
Plot / Synopsis
The film is set during the Finnish Civil War of 1918, a year after Finland had declared independence from Russia. In a nutshell, the war was between the "Whites" (the national guard) and the "Reds" (the Bolsheviks). The film follows the young Captain Carl von Munck who is sent to the newly established border to make sure that undesirable elements (Russians, Jews, Bolsheviks) are kept out of Finland. The film attempts to demonstrate how easily concentration camp style "quarantines" were set up along the new border and how people were only allowed into the country if they looked right (ie. didn't look Russian or Jewish) and could pronounce Finnish words without an accent...
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