Borderland: From Latvia To Kazakhstan

In this fifth series Jelle Brandt Corstius explores the border countries between Russia and Europe, from Latvia to Moldavia, West and East Ukraine, Belarus and Kazakhstan.

Documentary - Human Interest & Society , Travel & Adventure, Culture

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Ep. 7 The Wild East

The Donbass More...

For more than a year a fight has been conducted in 'the Donbass'; an area rich in coal and industry in eastern Ukraine. More than six thousand deaths have already occurred. Jelle talks to Russian rebels at the front, because what kind of people are they? He also visits the opera of Donetsk where there is a performance every day, war or not.

Documentary
Jelle Brandt Corstius
2014
VPRO
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