The Search

The Search

MS14

Genre

Drama, War

Director

Michel Hazanavicius

Run time

2h 15min

Cast

Berenice Bejo, Annette Bening, Maksim Jemeljanov, Abdul Khalim Mamutsiev

The Second Chechen War, 1999. THE SEARCH recounts, on a human scale, a powerful story of conflict told through four lives that will be brought together by a shocking twist of fate.

After his parents are killed in their village, a small boy flees, joining the flood of refugees. He meets Carole, a European Union delegation head, and little by little, with her help, he will return to life. At the same time, his elder sister Raïssa searches tirelessly for him amongst the civilian exodus. Then there’s 20-year-old Kolia. A recent Russian Army recruit, he will gradually be overwhelmed by the daily life of wartime.

France / Georgia 2014

Genre

Drama, War

Director

Michel Hazanavicius

Run time

2h 15min

Cast

Berenice Bejo, Annette Bening, Maksim Jemeljanov, Abdul Khalim Mamutsiev

The Second Chechen War, 1999. THE SEARCH recounts, on a human scale, a powerful story of conflict told through four lives that will be brought together by a shocking twist of fate.

After his parents are killed in their village, a small boy flees, joining the flood of refugees. He meets Carole, a European Union delegation head, and little by little, with her help, he will return to life. At the same time, his elder sister Raïssa searches tirelessly for him amongst the civilian exodus. Then there’s 20-year-old Kolia. A recent Russian Army recruit, he will gradually be overwhelmed by the daily life of wartime.

France / Georgia 2014

Info

Rating

Under 14 Not Recommended

Production year

2014

Local distributor

Estinfilm OÜ

In cinema

5/22/2015