Russia's Lost Princesses


August 9, 2016

Expired 3.0 130 x
Leading historians, stunning archive and dramatic reconstructions reveal the real girls behind the fairy tale images of Tsar Nicholas II's four daughters. (Documentary) (Class. tba) CC
Episodes 2015

S1 Ep2 - The World Turned Upside Down

Expired 3.5 165 x
The World Turned Upside Down - The story of the final four years in the lives of Tsar Nicholas II's four daughters - Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia - concluding with their brutal murders in the bloody climax to the Russian revolution. Interviews with leading historians, archive footage and dramatic reconstruction reveal the real women behind the familiar images of beautiful girls in white dresses. (Part 2 of 2) (From the UK) (Documentary) PG(S) CC

S1 Ep1 - The Gilded Cage

Expired 3.5 190 x
The Gilded Cage - The four Romanov daughters of Tzar Nicholas II and Alexandra: Olga, Tatiana, Maria and Anastasia will forever be viewed through the circumstances of their tragic deaths in a brutal and botched murder in a basement in Ekaterinburg in 1918. This story would go on to fuel countless conspiracy theories about the possible survival of Anastasia, prompt huge amounts of sentimental fiction to be sold in USA and a create a growing cult in the Russian Orthodox Church. Part travelogue, p...