Heavenly Shift

Milan is 20 years old and half Serbian, half Hungarian. In 1992, two years into the war, he deserts from the army and escapes from Yugoslavia to Hungary. As a former medical student he gets a job in the Budapest ambulance service, working as a paramedic. He soon realizes that the ambulance driver and one of the doctors sometimes allow people to die. This illegal euthanasia has a financial side linked to the funeral business. Milan faces a dilemma, because he needs money to finance his fiancée’s rescue from war-torn Sarajevo. A black comedy about pumping up the funeral business.