THE TERRITORY

TERRITORIYA

By Alexander MELNIK

EESTI RAHVUSRINGHÄÄLING - as BROAD

Action/Adventure - Completed 2015

An adventure drama about gold prospectors of the middle years of the last century based on Oleg Kuvayev’s same-name novel.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Action/Adventure, Drama, Epic
    • Countries
    • RUSSIA
    • Languages
    • RUSSIAN
    • Budget
    • 10 - 25 M$
    • Duration
    • 130 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Alexander MELNIK
    • Writer(s)
    • Alexander MELNIK
    • Producer(s)
    • Alexander MELNIK (ANDREEVSKY FLAG FILM COMPANY)
    • Synopsis
    • The year of 1960 . The Far North-East of the Soviet Union . On the shores of the Arctic Ocean, in the centre of the a vast region which is called the Territoty there is a settlement , inhabited by gold miners. The country needs gold after the war, but only tin is found and mined in the Territory. The order comes from the City administration to stop the geological survey.

      But the legendary Buddha, Ilya Chinkov, the master of the Territory, is sure that gold exists here. Chinkov takes on the responsibility to find it within one field season. In order to win he needs people who will believe in the gold of the Territory as as well as he believes himself .
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