A thrilling story of
a serial killer operating in Moscow called the Photographer. The ongoing
investigation reveals that the murders he committed might be connected with the
events that had taken place forty years ago in the Soviet garrison in Legnica,
Poland. An experienced Russian policeman decides to go to Poland to find the
killer and uncover his secret. The investigator is assisted by a young
policewoman – the only person who managed to talk to the Photographer and
survived the meeting. The investigation gradually discovers what happened in
the past. Both plots intertwine and build a mysterious and gloomy atmosphere.
This movie is also a report on current burning issues – it depicts a unique
perspective on modern Russia.