Contemporary Russia. After he flubs a penalty kick, a humiliated national soccer player quits the game. He flees to a small town, where he decides to coach their local team.
Back in the 60's, when the Cold war hit its highest, two superpowers, USA and USSR, were racing against each other over space exploration. Who is going to be the first to send a human into open space? Two Russian cosmonauts were bold or crazy enough to sign up for the impossible mission... Based on true events. On March 18th 1965 Soviet astronaut Alexey Leonov stepped outside the orbiting spacecraft Voshkod 2 and became the first person ever to marvel at Earth from outer space.