Skip to main content

100 years after the guns fell silent, the people of North Eastern France are still feeling the effects of war. Check out this documentary about the minesweepers still scouring the French countryside to dig up unexploded mines.

The effects of the enormous conflicts that ravaged Europe – and the world – in the 20th century were widespread. With mines still posing a very real and present threat to the locals of the French countryside, seasoned minesweeper Guy Momper and his team of de-miners extract unexploded munitions from the First and Second World War.

The documentary is a fascinating look at how the conflicts have impacted our towns and villages, and their mission is estimated to take a remarkable 300 years to complete. That gives you just some indication of how many bombs were dropped all those years ago.

With the ground polluted by metal from the degrading munitions, it’s becoming more pressing to dispose of them – and more dangerous than ever.

Dominique van Olm | Zone Rouge | Documentary

Love great video content?

We’re hand-picking the best videos from around the internet and putting them in one easy to use place.

Explore The Video Suite

Feeling inspired by this?

Create your own video content with Nemorin Film & Video, the world’s branded video agency. Get started today.

Nemorin.com

Recent Posts

DHL
Big Brands

DHL Delivers In This Bond Film Promo

How does DHL deliver everything on time? With speed, efficiency, and flawless dedication to customer…
Music Video
ABBA Take The Voyage Of A Lifetime
3D Animation
In Space, Everybody Can Hear You Sing
Oneness Front
Ads & Promos
Be At One With Your Inbox With Front
Documentary
See Vancouver Through A Child’s Eyes

Leave a Reply