Russia Documentaries

We have 50 documentaries tagged as russia available for you to consume.

Page: 1 of 3 (33 docos)

The Condemned: Russia's Toughest  Prison

The Condemned: Russia's Toughest Prison

In 2001, soon after Mark Franchetti arrived in Russia as the Sunday Times correspondent, he went ...

9.0 Views: 8,141
Crime

Poisoned

Poisoned

A documentary about the poisoning of political opponents by Russia. Focuses on specific cases of ...

10.0 Views: 31,769
Crime

Stalin: Inside the Terror

Stalin: Inside the Terror

Stalin - Inside the Terror is an intimate portrait of the greatest monster of the 20th century - ...

8.4 Views: 22,730
Biography

World War Two: 1941 and the Man of Steel

World War Two: 1941 and the Man of Steel

Marking the 70th anniversary of the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in 1941, historian Professo...

4.0 Views: 7,708
History

Russia's Toughest Prisons

Russia's Toughest Prisons

For the first time, three prisons across Russia unlock their doors to an international film crew....

8.6 Views: 17,099
Crime

Engineering An Empire: Russia

Engineering An Empire: Russia

At the height of its power the Russian Empire stretched across 15 times zones, incorporated nearl...

8.0 Views: 8,657
History

Operation Crimea

Operation Crimea

10:50 start. Ukraine Today has produced an English-language version of Akim Galimov's hard-hittin...

4.6 Views: 7,702
Military and War

Catherine the Great

Catherine the Great

In the heart of St. Petersburg, stands a statue commemorating one of the most fascinating and pow...

7.5 Views: 6,419
History

Rebellion: the Litvinenko Case

Rebellion: the Litvinenko Case

In-depth 2008 documentary by Andrei Nekrasov on murdered agent Alexander Litvinenko, Russian Mafi...

9.0 Views: 4,174
Society

Soviet Files - Leaders and Healers

Soviet Files - Leaders and Healers

They say that there was a magic pill that could cure any illness and prolong life. But only the S...

6.6 Views: 3,972
Health

Sky Rescue: Flying Medics of Russia's Far North

Sky Rescue: Flying Medics of Russia's Far North

In Russia`s frozen far north, where nomadic families often travel deep into the tundra, medical h...

8.3 Views: 1,968
Society

The Most Evil Men in History: Joseph Stalin

The Most Evil Men in History: Joseph Stalin

In southern Russia at the turn of the last century Stalin excelled as a bank robber, agitator and...

7.0 Views: 10,771
History

Wild Russia: Primeval Valleys

Wild Russia: Primeval Valleys

Travel through the majestic Primeval forests of the Urals. This Russian sanctuary is a land of ex...

8.8 Views: 4,349
Nature

Meteor Strike: Fireball from Space

Meteor Strike: Fireball from Space

In February a meteorite bigger than a double decker bus, travelling at 40,000 miles an hour, cras...

8.2 Views: 2,305
Science

Polar Nights & Northern Lights

Polar Nights & Northern Lights

Welcome to Murmansk, the northernmost part of Russia! Aside from the freezing-cold winter tempera...

6.0 Views: 2,949
Nature

Bridging the Bering Strait - Extreme Engineering

Bridging the Bering Strait - Extreme Engineering

A Bering Strait crossing is a hypothetical bridge or tunnel spanning the relatively narrow and sh...

7.1 Views: 7,947
Technology