Palmyra

  • Screenplay: Konstantin Lopushanskiy, Ivan Bolotnikov, Vyacheslav Rybakov, Denis Gutsko
  • Directed by: Ivan Bolotnikov
  • Cast: Géza Morcsányi, Yekaterina Kramarenko, Daniela Stojanovic, Darius Gumauskas, Vagif Kerimov
  • Country: Russia
  • Year: 2020
  • Genre: drama
  • Runtime: 85
  • Language: Russian

Synopsis

The film is based on a true story. Artur, a former military doctor, leads the quiet life of a widower in a mountain village in Dagestan. Artur learns that his only daughter Maryam has been recruited by a terrorist organization and ran away to Syria. Desperate, Artur goes after her. The father is willing to do anything it takes to save his daughter. When do your loved ones become strangers? Can a loving father be faced with a choice: saving his own daughter or somebody else's?

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