From Moscow to Magadan

In this entertaining series author and host Jelle Brandt Corstius travels around modern Russia and its satellite states in a quest for authentic and interesting stories that dominate the lives of ordinary Russians today. In the first series he travels from the west to the east part of Russia and visits the endless Russian countryside and villages.

Documentary - Human Interest & Society

8 x 50

Eps. 4: Forgotten Past

Jelle stays overnight (-25 Celsius) in the remains of a Russian Gulag. More...
Honorary mention for The Silver Nipkow prize 2009

Jelle stays overnight (-25 Celsius) in the remains of a Russian Gulag. He also meets an old survivors’ couple from the camps. During a visit to a high school, pupils demonstrate the art of disassembling and assembling an AK 47.

Documentary
Hans Pool
2009
De Haaien
8 x 50
VPRO
 
 

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