Red Army is a feature documentary about the Soviet Union and the most successful dynasty in sports history: the Red Army hockey team. Told from the perspective of its captain Slava Fetisov, the story portrays his transformation from national hero to political enemy. From the USSR to Russia, the film examines how sport mirrors social and cultural movements and parallels the rise and fall of the Red Army team with the Soviet Union.
Director: Gabe Polsky
Running time: 1h 24min
Genre: Documentary, Biography, History, Sport
Release date: 17 April 2015 (Sweden)
Cast: Scotty Bowman, Herb Brooks, Don Cherry, Mark Deakins, Alan Eagleson, Lada Fetisov, Viacheslav Fetisov, Anatoli Karpov, Alexei Kasatonov, Vladimir Krutov, Ken Kurtis, Lawrence Martin, Felix Nechepore, Vladimir Pozner