Russia, 2021, 12+
about the film
  • Director
    Vladimir Bitokov
  • Production
    Non-Stop Production
    AR Content
  • Producers
    Alexander Rodnyansky
    Sergei Melkumov
  • Cast
    Kseniya Rappoport
    Yuriy Borisov
    Ekaterina Shumakova
    Alexander Gorchilin
    Natalia Pavlenkova
    Darren Kushkhov
    Mazhit Zhanguzarov
    Valeriy Balkizov
Nalchik, Kabardino-Balkaria. Tonya is a bus-driver in a suburb of Nalchik. She is eagerly awaiting the return of her only son, who is fighting for a private Russian military contractor in Syria. When Tonya is told that he has been killed in action, she refuses to believe it. She begins a grueling public battle with the contractor and the authorities, demanding the return of her son. When it becomes obvious that all efforts to silence Tonya are fruitless, a strange young man arrives on her doorstep...