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A sumptuous romance between two Soviet Air Force recruits during the Cold War, based on true events


New York City Premiere.

FIREBIRD is based on the true story of two Soviet Air Force recruits who fell in love at the height of the Cold War. Sergey, a sensitive young private, and Roman, a high-ranking fighter pilot with a promising military career, risk their lives and livelihoods to be intimate on and off the base before Roman’s wife comes between them, evoking a toiling tale of love and betrayal. Spanning several decades, FIREBIRD is a forbidden romance both sumptuous and heart-rending.

This film will be followed by a Q&A with Director/Writer Peeter Rebane and Tom Prior

Cast: Tom Prior, Oleg Zagordnii, Diana Pozharskaya


Peeter Rebane