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28 October 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:10 pm| Free | Tickets
Screening organised with the Embassy of Estonia, Rome.
Date and Time: Sunday, 26 October 2018 at 7:30pm
Venue: Spazju Kreattiv Cinema
Price: Free, booking required
We want everyone to enjoy this free screening. Please be considerate and don’t book your tickets unless you’re sure you’ll be attending.
The Battle of Tannenberg Line, often referred to as the Battle of the European SS. WWII. 1944. The bloodiest conflict on the Eastern Front. Volunteer infantry battalions from Denmark, East Prussia, Flanders, Holland, Norway and Wallonia within the Waffen-SS fight off the Soviet Army’s thrust at Germany.
Half of the SS infantry consists of local Estonian conscripts motivated to resist the looming Soviet re-occupation of their small country. Motivated until they meet their brothers in the Soviet Army. Men brought out of Siberian labour camps and now returning home.
Today 70 years on, the makers of Estonia’s biggest ever box-office success “Names in Marble”, try to show the hopes, aims and drama of these men and the ones close to them as objectively as possible. A thrilling war movie, full of action, love, tears and laughter that takes us back to one of the most controversial events in history.
In Estonian, with English subtitles.
St James Cavalier
Castille Place, Valletta VLT1060 Malta
- Embassy of Estonia, Rome
- Spazju Kreattiv
- 100 mins
- Estonian, with English subtitles
- Creative Team
- Elmo Nüganen (director); Leo Kunnas (screenwriter)