In Eastern Ukraine, a war is literally fought out between two of four brothers in a country which is a mine of stories. Can family ties survive? This film investigates the impact of war on a family and on each one’s identity.
Documentary Four Brothers tells the life story of four Ukrainian brothers torn apart by war. When the conflict escalated in Donbass, two of them became enemies fighting on opposite sides. A third one was adopted by Americans at the age of one and, now 14, tries to understand the conflict from afar. The fourth, confined to a wheelchair after a serious accident, is trying to keep the family together.