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Rebecka Martinsson
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Thomas Söderberg
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Måns
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Olof Strandgård
Suzanne Reuter ...
Kristina Strandgård
Lena B. Eriksson ...
Anna Maria Mella
Maria Sundbom ...
Sanna Strandgård
Antti Reini ...
Vesa
Henrik Gustafsson ...
Curt
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Viktor Strandgård
Göran Forsmark ...
Sven Erik Stålnacke
Annika Olsson ...
Maja
Sandra Engström ...
Sara
Saga Larsson ...
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While in a party promoted by her chief and friend Måns Wenngren, the fiscal attorney, Rebecka Martinsson, receives a call from her former sister-in-law, Sanna Strandgård, telling that her brother and preacher Viktor was murdered, stabbed and with severed hands, and she would be arrested. Rebecka heads to her hometown Kiruna and defends Sanna, but the evidences found by the police in her house prove her guilty and she is arrested. While investigating the crime, Rebecka is haunted by her past and faces the bigoted and fanatic religious dwellers that worship the local church, and is more convinced of the innocence of Sanna. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Well worth watching!
18 January 2009 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

There's no glamorous international jet setting, no big names or well known locations. The story line is slick, tense and well paced. The setting alone adds the drama without Hollywood special effects or unbelievable court room antics thrown in. It's a gripping tight thriller that will satisfy the moviegoer that appreciates a good storyline without being told what to think. I also enjoyed the cinema photography - it would have been hard to brings this aspect of the film to life when you are dealing with a predominately white subject but it passes muster and adds a real sense of emotion and isolation. Food for thought - the setting in which the story takes place could be anywhere, any town any country - just proving how alike the world can be. A great rainy afternoon film and one that you could watch again.


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