To Die or DIY in Ukraine

Two backyard scientists and YouTube stars living in separatist-held territory in Eastern Ukraine emerge as quirky but candid guides to an unfamiliar war zone in a rust-belt backwater.

ROLE: Director, Co-Producer, Cinematographer, Editor

CLIENT: The New York Times

Two Republics, One Line

A billionaire-funded Ukrainian militia and whip-wielding, pro-Russian Cossacks are locked in a war of waiting. On one side, the Republic of the Bridge, on the other, the Donetsk People's Republic, a line apart.

ROLE: Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor

CLIENT: The New York Times

Trapped in a Torn Country

The young escaped. But in war-torn Eastern Ukraine, the elderly and the sick were left behind. Drugs cannot get in. Medical care is difficult to come by.

ROLE: Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor

CLIENT: The New York Times

The Post-Soviet Bloc

Four Ukrainians born after the fall of the Iron Curtain decide whether they will look west to Kiev or east to Russia as their homeland crumbles around them at election time.

ROLE: Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor

CLIENT: The New York Times

Heart of Steel

In the early days of war in Eastern Ukraine, steel workers emerge from their factories and patrol city streets to watch for signs of a rebel takeover.

ROLE: Director, Producer, Cinematographer, Editor

CLIENT: The New York Times