Northern Finland in the 1930's a worker is shot. The murderer belongs to the counterrevolutionary Lapua Movement. Fascism is spreading across Europe. A time of violence has arrived.

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Credited cast:
Stig Torstensson ...
Leo
Vivian Gude ...
Elisabeth
Lennart Snickars ...
Eriksson
Stefan Ekman ...
Israelsson
Jarl Lindblad ...
Ledaren
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Eric Nyström ...
Peasant
Ernfrid Rönnholm ...
Enemy
Gösta Ågren ...
Executius priest
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Northern Finland in the 1930's a worker is shot. The murderer belongs to the counterrevolutionary Lapua Movement. Fascism is spreading across Europe. A time of violence has arrived.

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En dag kom de fascistiska våldsmännen till den lilla byn. Vapen eller flykt? Ballad berättar om de förföljdas val.

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4 November 1968 (Sweden)  »

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