Film

War

Release date: 2002

Format: Feature film

Genre: Action, Classics, Drama

Director: Aleksey Balabanov

Writer: Alexey Balabanov

Producer: Sergey Selyanov

Production: Russia

Production Companies: CTB Film Company

Distributor: CTB Film Company, "Intercinema Art"

Actors: Alexey Chadov, Ian Kelly, Ingeborga Dapkunaite, Sergey Bodrov Jr.

Length: 120 min.

Colour: Colour

Sound: Dolby Digital

War rages in the Caucasus and people from different countries and cultures are caught up in its wrath. Chechen fighters hold two Russian Soldiers anda wounded officer captive in a filthy pit. One day, two new hostages, an English actor and actress, are brought to the pit. The English actor and one of the Soldiers are released to bring back ransom money for the release of the others. The actor persuades the reluctant Soldier with an offer of money to return with him to Chechnya to free the remaining hostages.

Festivals and Awards:
35 festival selections, 8 awards,including Montreal – Best Actor

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War rages in the Caucasus and people from different countries and cultures are caught up in its wrath. Chechen fighters hold two Russian Soldiers anda wounded officer captive in a filthy pit. One day, two new hostages, an English actor and actress, are brought to the pit. The English actor and one of the Soldiers are released to bring back ransom money for the release of the others. The actor persuades the reluctant Soldier with an offer of money to return with him to Chechnya to free the remaining hostages.

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