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– Galbūt, tu nori atleidimo?

– Ne, aš nenoriu, kad man atleistų. Tik turiu jausmą, kad turiu... atgimti iš naujo.

Ivan, a professional drone pilot, is operating the plane from a remote air force base an has never been to the foreign countries of his attacks, nor has he ever touched the plane he uses to kill. However, after he accidentally bombs a school during the mission, this disconnectedness starts to apply to everything in his life. He is unable to get the men he killed out of his head and from there on the story melts down to become a road movie of the subconscious.

David Verbeek

David Verbeek graduated from the Netherlands Film Academy in Amsterdam in 2005 and then studied philosophy and photography in New York. His second feature Shanghai Trance was selected for the Tiger Award Competition at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. His subsequent feature R U There was shown in the prestigious Un Certain Regard section in Cannes.