Enemy Wings

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Type: TV series
Year of production: 2011
Number of episodes: 6
Directed by: Aleksey Chistikov, Aleksandr Fironov
Written by: Igor Ter-Karapetov
Production designer: Igor Tryshkov
Directors of photography: Ivan Burlakov, Vasiliy Sikachinskiy
Composers: Roman Arkhipov, Aleksandr Afanasov
Producers: Vitaliy Bordachev , Vlad Riashyn
Premiere: 08/05/2012, on NTV (Russia), 12/10/2011 (Ukraine)
Cast: Denis Rozhkov, Mikhail Trukhin, Glafira Tarkhanova, Elena Polyakova, Andrey Egorov, Vitaliy Kischenko, Sergey Sosnovskiy
After fighter pilot Rudakov miraculously avoids being convicted at a military tribunal, he is enlisted to fly an important mission into enemy territory. However, when his plane is shot down, Rudakov hijacks a German Messerschmitt from a nearby airfield and under the cover of the “enemy’s wings”, joins a partisan faction fighting against Nazi Germany.

A top SS officer soon discovers that the plane is being flown by a pilot and orders his troops to go after him. And he is not the only one. Kezhayev, who originally instigated the tribunal, has also been ordered to bring Rudakov’s plane down…