Maria’s Paradise

Category: feature
Director: Zaida Bergroth
Country: Finland, Estonia
Year: 2019
Length: 110'
Production Status: completed


The angelic preacher Maria Åkerblom leads her followers to Helsinki, among them the adoring teenager Salome. Maria is soon sentenced to prison, accused of violent crimes. Soon Maria makes a daring escape and rejoins her devout followers. Meanwhile, Salome has befriended a streetgirl, Malin, and is now torn between her newfound freedom, and the ever more dangerous Maria's all-consuming love.

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