SWORD BEARER

director
Philipp Yankovsky

SWORD BEARER

cast

Atem Tkachenko, Chulpan Khamatova, Alexey Gorbunov, Tatyana Lyutaeva, Leonid Gromov


producers

Sergey Dolgosheyn, Sergey Selyanov

production

Fantastic drama, 110 min, CTB Film Company, Russia, 2006

оriginal titlel MECHENOSEC language Russian

synopsis

The Sword Bearer successfully combines elements of a thriller and mystery resulting in a suspenseful dramatic and dynamic film full of action, chasing and fighting.

The Sword Bearer is a drama about how society makes a monster out of a man and how that man transforms his feelings first into hatred and then into love.

Sasha is wanted by both bandits and the police. But they can`t even suspect that he possesses power that is able to destroy anything in his path. Trouble lurks for anyone who manages to catch up with him. One day he meets a girl who falls in love with him and is not afraid of his supernatural abilities. Will Sasha be able to save love, a thing that is so fragile in this cruel world?


festivals & awards

25 Festival selections