Secrets have the power to change the course of history.
1981, the height of the cold war. Pierre Froment (French Guillaume Canet, Tell No One), and ordinary French engineer based in Moscow meets with KGB Colonel Grigoriev (Palme d'Or and Golden Bear winner Emir Kusturica, Underground) and is thrust into the biggest theft of soviet information in history. Ronald Regan called it "one of the most important espionage cases of the 20th century." Based on the astonishing true story. Direct by Christian Carion, the Academy Award nominated filmmaker of Joyeux Noel (Merry Christmas). Also starring David Soul (Magnum F-rce), Fred Ward (The Right Stuff), and Willem Dafoe (Platoon).