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The Winter War

Talvisota

directed by Pekka Parikka
Finland 1989
  • 195 min
3.8
40 Ratings

Synopsis

Russia attacked Finland in late November 1939. This film tells the story of a Finnish platoon of reservists from the municipality of Kauhava in the province of Pohjanmaa/Osttrobottnia who leave their homes and go to war. The film focuses on the farmer brothers Martti and Paavo Hakala.