Date: 8/24/2005


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A Documentary by: Řystein Bogen

Produced by: Journeyman Pictures / CNN Europe

Narrator: Terry Carter

Genre: Documentary

Plot Summary: Beslan will forever be synonymous with the murder of hundreds of innocent children. One year on, how is the town coping? This documentary is a harrowing and powerful new film on the school siege and its enduring legacy. From the vilified headmistress to the bewildered local MP and grieving families, it depicts a once idyllic town now torn apart by anger. Includes an exclusive and candid interview with the main Russian negotiator.

Notes: You can view the first 12 minutes of this documentary here: Russia - A Prayer for Beslan