When Anna meets Johan “accidentally” in a train station in Stockholm, she doesn’t have a clue about the tragedy linking their fates in a most brutal way. Since this initial catastrophe in both their lives, Johan feels magically attracted to Anna. He doesn’t let on though, that he knows about their common history. A passionate love affair ensues under the most unfortunate auspices – based on a lie in the shadows of the past. Another catastrophe seems inevitable.
Simon Kaijser da Silva (*1969) realised numerous TV series for Swedish television since 1997. Stockholm East is his feature film debut.
Simon Kaijser da Silva
Mikael Persbrandt, Iben Hjejle, Henrik Norlén, Liv Mjönes