Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Irina Smitnova, Alexander Kushaev
Tamara Bocharova, Vasily Pavlov,
USSR, 1970s. These are times when talented people are forced to break the law. A gifted inventor becomes a counterfeiter in order to save his family.
A Soviet scientist, Alexei Barannikov, falls into disgrace with the authorities and is expelled from Moscow. His fiancée decides to go with him. Times are hard until one day Alexei accidentally witnesses the murder of a counterfeiter. He ventures on a reckless scam that will change his dull, grey life forever.