From the beginning of March 2022 to the beginning of September 2022, we made 25 trips to Mariupol and the surrounding villages to report from the field on what was happening during the battle to take control of the city, but also afterwards, during its reconstruction. We also carried out several humanitarian missions there.
For two months, the population of Mariupol experienced a real martyrdom, as told to us by the inhabitants themselves. After the city was completely taken over, the DPR (Donetsk People’s Republic) and Russia launched its reconstruction, so that Mariupol could rise from its ashes like a phoenix.
In this documentary with English subtitles, you will find a chronological account of the life of the inhabitants during the battle and the reconstruction of Mariupol: