1986

By Lothar HERZOG

HOF INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL - INTERNATIONALE HOFER FILMTAGE - as FEST

Crime - Completed 2019

Elena is a student in Minsk, Belarus. She has a passionate but increasingly difficult relationship with her boyfriend Victor. When her father is arrested, she has to continue his illegal business. In order to make deals for him, she repeatedly has to drive into the 'forbidden zone' of Chernobyl.

Festivals
& Awards

Zurich FF 2019
Focus: Switzerland, Germany, Austria
    • Year of production
    • 2019
    • Genres
    • Crime, Romance, Drama
    • Countries
    • GERMANY, BELARUS
    • Languages
    • RUSSIAN
    • Duration
    • 77 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Lothar HERZOG
    • Writer(s)
    • Lothar HERZOG
    • Producer(s)
    • Benny DRECHSEL (Rohfilm), Romana JANIK (DFFB)
    • Synopsis
    • Elena is a student in Minsk, Belarus. She has a passionate but increasingly difficult relationship with her boyfriend Victor. When her father is arrested, she has to continue his illegal business. In order to make deals for him, she repeatedly has to drive into the 'forbidden zone' of Chernobyl. She finds herself attracted by the zone’s deceptive beauty – but her life seems more and more contaminated by a destructive force...