Russia’s Forgotten Wars

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Type: historical reenactment
Genre: docudrama
Year of production: 2018
Number of episodes: 12
Directed by: Pavel Sergatskov
Written by: Dmitriy Volodikhin, Vasiliy Shevtsov, Aleksandr Danilov
Cast: Dmitriy Mityurich, Elena Laguta, Yuriy Mirontsev, Albina Kubrikova, Oleg Efremov
The cycle of documentary-feature films “Russia’s Forgotten Wars" narrates about the armed conflicts that Russia had from the time from the baptism of Rus to the Napoleon’s invasion of Russia in 1812. The strongest powers became Russia’s enemies over these years: Byzantium, Sweden, the Ottoman Empire, Persia, the Golden Horde...
The viewers will learn about the peculiarities of weapons and tactics of war used at different stages of the Russian history, see the reconstructions of the unknown battles of Kutuzov and Bagration, Bogdan Khmelnitsky and Denis Davydov, Vladimir Monomakh. "Russia’s Forgotten Wars" is the history of becoming of the Russian state: its borders, its culture, its nation.