THE BATTLE OF STALINGRAD - for National Geographic
Join NatGeo reporter Sergey Gordeev in the fields near Stalingrad - the site of the biggest and the bloodiest battle in the history of warfare. Meet 98 year-old Colonel Vladimir Turov - a defender of Stalingrad - and learn how this battle determined the outcome of World War II - and turned the tide of world history.
ABOUT THE SERIES: In the summer of 2018, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC partnered with FOX Sports to cover the world’s most watched single-sport tournament: the FIFA World Cup. Go beyond the matches and see some of the country’s most unique people, places, history, and culture as NatGeo reporter and Moscow native Sergey Gordeev takes you on a daily journey through his home country.
Videos originally broadcast during Fox Sports coverage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. Original air date: June 14, 2018.
Host: Sergey Gordeev
Producers: Mark Ruberg, Anastasia Okulova, Jennifer Buglio
Director of Photography: Domenic Zanghi
Second camera: Slava Titov
Sound: Igor Ushankov
Light: Alexei Morozychev
Editor: Jason Sanchez
Original air date: July 14, 2018.