Siberia: Healthcare on the Rails
ARTE Reportage

23 min
Available: 21/04/2017 to 15/01/2047
Since 2009, five trains of the RZD - the Russian railway - travel through Siberia and the Russian Far East to provide medical care in isolated villages. For these remote regions, striken by the rural exodus, the railway is the only link with the rest of the world. In this depopulated countryside, only the elderly are left.

Programme information

Director :

Vladimir Vasak

Author :

Vladimir Vasak

Country :

France

Year :

2016