The Enemy Brothers

‘The Enemy Brothers’ by Marc Meillassoux, a documentary shot in 2014 at the roots of the Ukrainian conflict

The documentary film The Enemy Brothers (30 min 2015) is dedicated to the civil war in Ukraine and the plight of the local populations. The Enemy Brothers was filmed throughout the year 2014: from the events of Maïdan in Kiev, to the following annexation of Crimea by Russia and the civil war in the Donbas region (Donetsk, Mariupol, Sloviansk). The documentary was produced by Alex Berlin TV.

The enemy brothers follows several protagonists from both side of the conflict. Ukrainians from the East or the West, coming from different backgrounds, who end up on one side… or the other. Sometimes their enemy happens to be their brother.