Release Date: 1999
Not Yet Rated |3 hr 3 minPlot Summary
Amid political turmoil, as Cossacks are revolting against Polish rule in the late 1600s, Jan (Michal Zebrowski), a Polish soldier, falls for Helena (Izabella Scorupco). Problematically, Helena is set to be married to a fellow Ukrainian named Bohun (Aleksandr Domogarov). When the wedding is abruptly called off, Bohun becomes enraged and snatches Helena, at which point Jan gives chase. As Jan tries to find his beloved, the coup rising up around him continues to gain momentum.
Director: Jerzy Hoffman
Genres: Historical drama