Documentary movie "Letters from Russia Verdun" depicts the story of Rzhev — a small Russian town, which has become an arena of struggle naikrupneyshgo 2-armies in 1941 — 1943. City was razed to the ground, like the French in Verdun time The First World War. During the 17 months of the occupation of 20 thousand inhabitants Rzhev there are only about two hundred people. Prolonged time about disaster Rzhev and tribulations of our military commanders were silent, timid calling what happened there, "fighting a local matter." Documentary evidence, taken on a photo or film, in fact left. But there were pictures and letters home German artist Franz Josef Langer, which fell on the Eastern Front in city Rzhev in 1942. After the war, Franz-Josef Langer decided to have forgotten all that he saw, and hid his own archive. It was only after his death in 1981, his kids are letters and pictures and bring them back to Russia. In the movie, the inhabitants of the town of recall time War, in an unusual way coinciding with testimonies of the artist. Remember the war and an old German soldiers, and the descendants of the victims, 70 years later arrived in Rzhev find the graves of their own loved ones.
2nd Global war