The Russian Five

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The Russian Five

Directed by Joshua Riehl

  • USA 2018; 99 min
  • Original version: English
  • Genre: Documentary
    • Golden Space Needle Award for Best Documentary (Fourth Runner-up) - Seattle IFF

Synopsis

Sports and politics clash in this compelling historical documentary about five Russian hockey stars who defected to America to join the Detroit Red Wings in the 1980s, leading to the team's back-to-back Stanley Cup championships.

Production

  • LUCKY HAT ENTERTAINMENT

    Steve Bannatyne