Champions. Faster. Higher. Stronger

  • Screenplay: Emil Nikogosyan, Alexander Markin
  • Directed by: Artyom Aksenenko
  • Cast: Kristina Asmus, Sergey Bondarchuk, Evgeny Pronin, Alexander Robak, Egor Koreshkov
  • Country: Russia
  • Year: 2016
  • Genre: drama, biography
  • Runtime: 100
  • Language: Russian


In the world they were called "Asphalt paver", "Queen of the bars" and "Russian torpedo". Greco- Roman wrestler Alexander Karelin, gymnast Svetlana Khorkina and swimmer Alexander Popov - real stories of three legendary Russian athletes, on the total account of which 9 gold Olympic medals and more than a thousand victories! Each had its own way, its own unique dramatic history of ascent. Three bright novels based on real events will tell you what the sport chronicles didn't and what the journey towards the greatest sporting achievement- Olympic champion, was like. They became the legends of world sports and gave the whole country the opportunity to say "We won!".