About the film
Release Date: January 01, 1998
|Production Companies||:||BBC Television Centre, British Screen|
|Producers||:||David M. Thompson, Fiona Morham, George Faber, Charles Pattinson, Waldemar Król|
|Writers||:||Paweł Pawlikowski, Gennadiy Ostrovskiy|
Vadik Chernyshov is an impoverished dreamer who spends his life drifting though Moscow with a video camera, hoping to shoot footage that will interest Western press agencies. He falls in love with the beautiful Helen, an English media executive, and subsequently they must contend with the barriers that their different backgrounds present.