Disappearance

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Type: film
Genre: melodrama
Year of production: 2007
Duration: 90 minutes
Directed by: Elena Strizhevskaya
Written by: Lyudmila Pivovarova
Production designer: Natalia Chabоnenko
Director of photography: Andrey Kvardakov
Music by: Vadin Tikhonov
Producers: Valentin Opalev , Vlad Ryashin
Premiere: 31/01/2009 (Russia), 27/04/2008 (Ukraine)
Cast: Dmitiy Dyuzhev, Elena Doronina, Aleksandr Bespalyi, Olga Sutulova, Oleg Kuznetsov, Maria Pavlova
Katya is a successful business-lady. She has a loving husband Sergey. Everything is so good and successful, that they already think about a three-storied country house with a swimming pool. But everything is changed in one fine day. The couple is going for a work, Katya is about to start the car, but Sergey suddenly remembers that he has forgotten his mobile phone. “I’ll be quick!” Р he yells,running and disappears in the doorway. Nobody saw Sergey after that. He disappeared. Katya goes to the police, but it’s in vain. Then she starts her own investigation. She’s been helped by her friend Mila. After talking to many people, friends and strangers, they find out, that Sergey appears to have a lover. And an illegitimate child, who is very ill. Katya meets her husband in the hospital. Sergey apologizes for his disappearance and asks for money to pay for an urgent surgery of his son. Katya refuses first, but then after thinking a little, sells her property and gives a half of the money to her husband. After that she disappears. Several months of pertinacious search bring Sergey to a little slipshod country house of Katya’s parents. Katya is there. Sergey tells her, that the money helped to cure his child, but relationship with that woman is totally finished. Sergey begs Katya to forgive him. He thinks, that they should start all over again and they should give birth to a child!
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