With the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Moscow Government and the Department of Culture of the city of Moscow

The War: Witnesses’ Accounts

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MADNESS
HULLUMEELSUS

Director: KALJO KIISK
USSR
1969, 79'

The action takes place in a nameless country occupied by the German army at the time of World War II. In a small village there’s an asylum. A squad of German soldiers arrives to execute an order: to exterminate the patients. Just before they are ready for execution, a Gestapo officer arrives to find an enemy agent allegedly hiding in the asylum. Officer Windisch must find the agent and on his searches he slip slowly into madness..  

ScriptViktors Lorencs
CameraAnatoly Zabolotsky
MusicLembit Veevo
CastJüri Järvet,
Vaclovas Bledis,
Valeriy Nosik,
Bronius Babkauskas
ProductionTallinfilm
World salesGosfilmofond,
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