The Battle for Ukraine

PBS: Frontline | PBS : Frontline


In this Emmy-winning film for PBS Frontline, film maker James Jones reveals first hand the deep-seated hatreds between right-wing Ukrainian nationalists with historic ties to the Nazis, and violent pro-Russian separatists vying for control of the country. 

Jones was on the ground documenting the crisis up-close as unrest in Ukraine provoked one of the biggest confrontations between Russia and the United States since the Cold War.  Jones Films in association with Quicksilver Media for Frontline.

An excellent film by PBS FRONTLINE highlights how intractable ideological differences between east and west are pushing the country to the brink of civil war - Christian Science Monitor

The Battle for Ukraine, PBS: Frontline | PBS : Frontline | Quicksilver Media