Lithuania, Latvia, Belgium, France
Genre: drama, psychological, based on real events
Duration: 107 min.
Age rating: N-13
Ticket price 5 Eur. Tickets on sale will go on sale on July 29th. from 6 p.m.
In a drama based on real history, an emigrant Oleg (Valentin Novopolsky) works illegally as a butcher in a suburb of Brussels. He is well versed in his craft, but is fired after one accident. Andrzej (David Ogrodnik), a well-meaning Pole, offers Oleg a job and a roof over his head. After settling down with people of a similar fate, Oleg realizes that the help was just bait. The man becomes a hostage to the criminal world and his past.
Oleg is a tense drama emigration drama for everyone who has been touched by the departure of friends or relatives. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival.
Director: Juris Kursietis
Screenplay: Juris Kursietis, Liga Celma-Kursiete
Actors: Valentinas Novopolskis ("Here was Sasha", "Purple Mist", "Owl Mountain", "Non-Time", "Snake"), David Ogrodnik ("Silent Night", "The Last Family", "Desire to Live", etc. ), Anna Prochniak (Baptiste, The Innocents, Warsaw '44, etc.)