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April 11, 2014 10:52 AM   Subscribe

Is the memorial in "The Dogs of Riga", the soviet monument?

In the last graceful minute of the show, Wallender gets into a taxi and is seen being driven off and the camera settles on a monument. What monument is it? My guess is the soviet but cannot be sure.
posted by clavdivs to Media & Arts (3 answers total)
 
According to this fan site, yes.
3.2.42: RIGA ROADS 3242: TO CLOSING CREDITS
Location: Victory Memorial to Soviet Army
Datum Point: 56.93779,24.087921
Notes: Kurt’s car heads West along Bāriņu iela, Rīga, LV-1002, whilst camera heads South along Uzvaras bulvāris, Rīga, LV-1048
posted by zamboni at 11:20 AM on April 11


Google Streetview of the spot where Bāriņu iela and Uzvaras bulvāris diverge.
posted by zamboni at 11:27 AM on April 11


Thanks
posted by clavdivs at 10:42 AM on May 14


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