School No.1 - A Mission to Beslan

2004, 52 minutes

1st September 2004, School No.1, in the small Russian town of Beslan was celebrating its first day back at school when it came under siege. Three days later over 340 people were dead, most of whom were children. 40 days after the tragedy we travel with Debbie Deegan of the charity To Russia With Love to deliver the Irish Books of Condolences to this devastated community.

Selected for SILVERDOCS AFA- Discovery Channel Documentary Festival

Special thanks to the people of Beslan and To Russia With Love

Review

A Deeply affecting documentary
Sunday Times - Dec 2004

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School no.1-A Mission to Beslan from Wildfire Films.

Credits

 

Second Unit DV Director  Liam McGrath
Sound Dave Fannin
Editor Brenda Morrissey
Producer  Martha O'Neill
Produce/Director Adrian McCarthy

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