Bucha – There Shall Be No Forgiveness

„Bucha – There Shall Be No Forgiveness” (2022)

A documentary film about the war crime committed in the town of Bucha near Kyiv by the ground troops of the Russian Federation in March 2022, during the Russian invasion of Ukraine. More than 400 unarmed Ukrainian civilians died in the massacre.

The reportage employs a two track narrative the personal stories of the residents of Bucha recalling their experiences and their dramatic fight for survival during the Russian occupation are interwoven with scenes of exhumation work carried out on the grounds of the local orthodox church. The head of the Regional Prosecutor’s Office and the director of the hospital are among those talking aboutthe marks of torture found on the victims’ bodies.

Directed by
Jan Piasecki

Cinematography
Jacek Roczniak, Jakub Szymuś

Running time
28 minutes