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74 Ratings



Directed by Aleksey Balabanov
Russia, 2002
Action, Drama, War


The Caucasus is still at war and people from absolutely different states and cultures are caught up in it. Chechen fighters hold two Russian soldiers and a wounded officer captive. One day two new hostages, English actors, arrive.

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War Directed by Aleksey Balabanov

Awards & Festivals

Montréal World Film Festival

2002 | Winner: Best Actor

Russian Guild of Film Critics

2002 | Winner: Best Cinematography (Golden Aries)

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