Holy Warriors

Faith was formerly banned in the Russian army, but more and more, soldiers are returning to it. “There are no atheists in foxholes,” according to retired Lt. Colonel Nicholas Kravchenko a.k.a. Father Nicholas. A paratrooper turned Orthodox priest, he is one of five Russian soldiers who presents the inhumanity of conflict alongside religious conviction in this most interesting look at the modern Russian military.

Country
Russia

Category
European Documentary Short  

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Directed by
Olesya Bondareva, Marianna Yarovskaya