The director of Russia’s Bolshoi Theater is fired when he refuses to fire his Jewish players. Twenty-five years later, he finds himself a janitor in the same theater.

Prod companies: Les Productions du Trésor (France)

Backers: The Weinstein Company, CNC Romania, Eurimages, Mars Films (France), France 3 Cinéma, Bim Distribuzione (Italy), Panache Productions (Belgium), Castel Film Studios (Romania)

Producers: Alain Attal

Budget: tba

Intl sales: Wild Bunch

Director: Radu Mihaileanu

Screenplay: Radu Mihaileanu, Alain-Michel Blanc, Matthew Robbins

DoP: Laurent Dailland

Production Design: tba

Cast: Alexei Guskov, Mélanie Laurent, Dimitri Nazarov, Miou-Miou, Vlad Ivanov, Jacqueline Bisset.

Locations: Bucharest, Romania; Moscow, Russia; Paris, France

Contact: Alain Attal, Les Productions du Trésor, (33) 143 384 884