When We Return

Haifa Film Festival

The film’s author is against the military aggression launched by his country. He leaves Russia and travels to Germany, where his friend is helping Ukrainian refugees flee to the West. Meanwhile, the director's parents, who have fled Ukraine to Moldova, are waiting for his help. His adult son, in the meantime, who has stayed in Russia, talks with him on Skype about how Russia is fighting global evil and the importance of being a patriot and supporting one’s country.


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Duration: 82 min.
Country of Production: Israel

Shooting Format: 4K
Language: Russian, German, Ukrainian
Subtitles: English

Festivals & Awards

  • Haifa film festival
    Special screening

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Vladimir Nepevny


Current Affairs, Drama Documentary, Family Story, Human Interest / Social Issues, Personal Stories