A woman who grew up in a small town in Alaska goes to the public library to try and find out who her parents were. She was brought to town as a baby in a cardboard box with "Kotzebue" on it, which is the name of the town and also the name of the family that founded the town. She eventually befriends the librarian, an East German immigrant who lost her husband while escaping from behind the Iron Curtain. They help each other try to find closure to the events in their past.
Salmonberries is one of my favorite movies from year 1991. No finer movie has ever been made in Drama category... and it is now for free. These days, new movies coming to the cinema, do not have 'something' hidden in this film. In my opinion, some of the actors roles were just a masterpieces which made an amazing impression on me. But this diversity of dialogues is the essence of this film, they arouse the audience's respect, especially against the backdrop of today's cinema. The soundtrack is the biggest... Show more
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