22 Minutes

  • Screenplay: Igor Porublev
  • Directed by: Vasily SerikovVasily Serikov
  • Cast: Makar Zaporozhsky (“Darkworld 3D: Equilibrium”), Denis Nikiforov, Victor Sukhorukov, Ekaterina Malikova, Gael Kamilindi
  • Country: Russia
  • Year: 2014
  • Genre: action
  • Runtime: 120
  • Language: Russian


A new large-scale action from the creators of ShadowBoxing trilogy dwells on heroic liberation of the Russian tanker seized by Somali pirates. Newcomer jarhead Alex Ezhov finds himself in a tanker commandeered by pirates gang. He needs to survive and to help his friends during the most complicated circum- stances. The film is based on real events that took place on May 5th, 2010, when the Marines BOD "Marshal Shaposhnikov" un- der a bomb threat have released a Russian tanker "Moscow Uni- versity" taken in the Gulf of Aden by pirates. Blue berets team had only 22 minutes to complete the operation with no right for error.