KAIVO (1992)

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  • The WELL Alternative


Anna-Maija's husband, Matti, discovers his wife and children are missing. A large-scale search with police helicopters results in the safe discovery of the oldest boy, and also of his distraught mother who has tried to drown herself in a lake, and has thrown two of her children down a well. [Based on a real-life incident].

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