1918: The New Sparta

Ukraine, 1918. As a Bolshevik army of about 4.000 men, commanded by General Muravyov, advances towards Kyiv, with the aim of capturing the city, a small Ukrainian unit of 400 soldiers -about 300 of which are students-is resisting near the railroad station of Kruty.

directed by: Aleksey Shaparev
written by: Konstantin Konovalov
cast: Maksim Donets, Andrey Fedinchik, Alina Kovalenko
genre: war/drama
production: Ukraine
producers: Good Morning Films, Stewopol, Ukrainian State Film Agency