The Forgotten

Drama
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Ukrainian
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In the Russian-occupied territories of Eastern Ukraine, a teacher and a student who both oppose the new regime, find themselves gravitating toward each other. Nina, 30, is a Ukrainian language teacher who can’t leave the city of Luhansk. She is forced to retrain as a Russian language teacher. Andrii, 17, is a student who was orphaned in the aftermath of the war. They cross paths when Nina witnesses Andrii being arrested by the police for hanging the Ukrainian flag from the roof of his school. Nina knows that in this world of injustice and lies, Andrii could go to prison for a long time. She risks her own life to free him.