Numbers, the chronical anti-utopia film by Oleg Sentsov and Akhtem Seitablayev is now available for online distribution. The film can be viewed at SWEET.TV platform free of charge (within the subscription).
Numbers are based on the play by Oleg Sentsov; he wrote it in 2011. The final edition was made during his prison term in Russia.
The grotesque drama tells the story of an mprisoned society, which tries to fight its fears and get the freedom. Everything in the world of Numbers obeys to the strict system and supreme governor – Null. Ten heroes got used to turn around in circles and do everything in accordance with the book of Rules. They have no possibility to choose how to live and whom to love. But life changes with the coming of a new citizen who does not know the current rules. It violates the calm of passive power. Suddenly, the abiding faith of Numbers falls into pieces. They want to decide their faith on their own, get the names and create the new world with the ruling of their rules. The numbers refuse from the old regime but whether the new one will be better?
The movie is the co-production of Ukrainian company 435 FILMS, Polish studio Apple Film Production and created with the support of the Culture Minister of Ukraine and the Polish Film Institute.