Leaving Afghanistan (2019)

The War Is Over. Not Their Mission.
Action / Drama
Starring: Kirill Ermichev Anton Kuznetsov Mukhammad Ali and others.
Director: Pavel Lungin Screenplay: Alexandr Lungin Pavel Lungin Director of Photography: Igor Grinyakin Producer: Evgeniy Panfilov Pavel Lungin
Released • May 10, 2019

1988-1989. The end of the Soviet-Afghan war. The USSR begins its withdrawal from Afghanistan. Soviet General Vasiliev's son - a pilot named Alexander gets kidnapped by the mujahideen after his airplane crashes. As a result the 108th motorized infantry division's long awaited return home gets put on hold for one last mission: bring the General's son back. Based on true events the previously untold story of the courageous and tragic withdrawal campaign (through the Salang pass) reveals the danger the horror and the complexity of human nature during wartime.

A.K.A. RU: Братство  US: Brotherhood