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. 6: Mountains of violence

The Caucasian people are proud and brave. Fighting is in their blood. More...
Honorary mention for The Silver Nipkow prize 2009

The Caucasian people are proud and brave. Fighting is in their blood. Though they have the reputation of being the most hospitable people in the region, violence and terrorism is all around them. Jelle visits survivors of the Beslan massacre. He also gets acquainted with bride abduction, a local custom still going strong.


 

Documentary
Hans Pool
2009
De Haaien
8 x 50
VPRO
 
 

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