General

ID:
_AwH
Entry type:
Movie
Genres:
Crime, Drama
Countries:
Georgia, Poland, Russia
Languages:
Russian
Length:
103 min

Summary

The movie describes real events that took place in 1983, when seven young Georgians, all from intellectual elite families, attempted to flee the Soviet Union by hijacking an airliner. The crisis ended with a storming of the airliner by Soviet special forces that resulted in eight dead. The surviving hijackers were subsequently tried and executed.

Additional information

  • Zalozhniki: Russia (2017)
  • Заложники: Russia (2017)