Katri's husband has died in the Finnish Winter War. When the Continuation War begins, Katri volunteers to work in a Helsinki military hospital. She is courted by a patient, a ... See full summary »

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Vera Kiiskinen ...
Katri Ruuska
Tarmo Ruubel ...
Eero Sundell
Kai Lehtinen ...
Arvo Koskinen
Annaleena Sipilä ...
Mirja (as Anna-Leena Sipilä)
Minna Koskela ...
Liisa
Seela Sella ...
Mother
Pirkko Hämäläinen ...
Annikki Elomaa
Julius Lavonen ...
Timo Elomaa
Jukka-Pekka Palo ...
Juhani Elomaa
Eero Saarinen ...
Kapanen
Pentti Siimes ...
Eno
Lilga Kovanko ...
Head Nurse
Kristiina Halttu ...
Hanna Rotenberg
Ulla Tapaninen ...
Sylvi
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Doctor Söderqvist
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Katri's husband has died in the Finnish Winter War. When the Continuation War begins, Katri volunteers to work in a Helsinki military hospital. She is courted by a patient, a poetry-reciting countryman bound to be released from service. In the same time, she dates old school friend Eero who even goes AWOL to be near her. As the war continues, Katri has to make difficult decisions about her life. Written by Markku Kuoppamäki

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Drama | War | Romance

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26 November 1999 (Finland)  »

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Küçük Hemsire  »

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FIM 6,498,000 (estimated)
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| (2002) (3 parts) (TV)

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