Video — 1 videodisc (47 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Tells the story of 89 year old Eduard Kolga, who in 1941 was forced from his home in Estonia to Gulag 113, a forced labor camp near Kotlas in Northwest Russia. In order to escape starvation and sub-zero temperatures at the camp he and many others volunteered for the front lines, taking him to another camp east of the Ural Mountains eventually to fight the German army east of Moscow. He escaped and emigrated to Canada, finally returning to Estonia and Russia to visit in 2004.
Video — 1 videodisc (53 min.) : dolby digital, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (8 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 18 cm) Sound: digital; optical; surround; Dolby. Video: PAL. Digital: video file; DVD video; all region.
The documentary is devoted to historical memory and focuses on the question who and how preserve the experience of Stalinistrepressions in the memory of estonian society today, and who will do it in the future. The film is based on materials recorded in 2008-2009 and speaks about the Momento Rakvere Association--about those who suffered from the repressions, as well as the active dokumentation work and warm community spirit of the people of Virumaa.