About the film
Release Date: September 19, 2005
|Slogan||:||«They stood together while their country fell apart»|
|Genres||:||Drama, History, War, Action|
|Production Companies||:||Art Pictures Group, Channel 1+1, Finnish Film Foundation, Matila Röhr Productions (MRP), Slovo, Telekanal STS, YLE|
|Producers||:||Fyodor Bondarchuk, Alexandr Rodnyansky, Iskander Galiev, Sergey Melkumov, Elena Yatsura, Dmitry Rudovsky|
|Writers||:||Yuri Korotkov, Iskander Galiev|
Russian army recruits complete training and take their posting in late 1980s Afghanistan, where the insurgents are slowly gaining the upper hand.