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Eastern Promises

OT: Eastern Promises

David Cronenberg // United Kingdom, Canada, 2007
Fiction Feature // FF2007



When a Russian prostitute dies under mysterious circumstances after giving birth, her midwife Anna (Naomi Watts) holds on to the woman’s diary to find out more about her. Her research leads her to the local mafia, where she meets killer Nikolai (Viggo Mortensen), who needs the diary to dispose of the evidence. Then the child disappears and Anna’s life is in danger…



Eastern Promises

Fiction Feature


Agenda 07//FF2007

United Kingdom, Canada


100 min


David Cronenberg

Steve Knight

Viggo Mortensen, Naomi Watts, Vincent Cassel

Paul Webster, Robert Lantos

Peter Suschitzky

Ronald Sanders

Howard Shore

Carol Spier

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