Death Marches of 1945 (2014)
January 1945: the Red Army is conquering land, Germany fears the enemy and gives the order to evacuate the concentration camps in the polish city of Oświęcim (Auschwitz) while destroying the sings of mass killings. An estimated 60.000 cadaverous men, women and children are forced out of Auschwitz's camps on endless marches in the harsh polish winter, countless will die. The project focus is the 70 km walk from Oświęcim to Wodzisław Śląski. It documents through the medium of photography the route of the march, recording the monuments and memorials that stand along the way, testimonies of what has been.
Kat Abdullah • Cameron Allan • Jordan Anderson • Ida Blom • Lisa Boyd • Victoria Cagol • Blanche Carreras David • Carmen Haigh • Thomas Hofer • Louise Anne Kennedy • Mhairi Law • Catherine McCready • James Chris Parker • Olya Tyukova • Sam Wood •