Bengaluru International Film Festival - BIFFES

Synopsis

Mishko and Lev are fellow villagers serving on the minesweeper Cherkasy, a ship of the Ukrainian Navy stationed in the port of the Crimean Lake Donuzlav that is connected to the Black Sea. When the invasion of Crimea by the infamous little green men begins and President Yanukovych flees the country, the Cherkasy and other ships of the Ukrainian fleet are blocked on the lake. Only the crew of the 'Cherkasy' decide to resist. Meanwhile, the Russians prepare to attack the minesweeper. The crew have to decide whether to defend themselves at all cost and to the very end.

Film Festivals

Nominations - Warsaw FF (Official Selection - International Premiere), Odessa IFF (Golden Duke)