BETEILIGUNG VON INTERNATIONALIST*INNEN IN ROJAVA
International Volunteers of the Rojava Revolution
(Unicorn Riot, Feb 2019)
In 2019, Unicorn Riot interviewed three New Yorkers who volunteered to fight alongside the Peoples’ Protection Units (YPG) and Syrian Democratic Forces against ISIS and Turkey. The documentary features their oral accounts overlaid with contributed footage from anonymous sources to bring you a first person point of view of what happened to fighters as they held the front line in defense of Rojava, an autonomous zone in northern Syria. The three men share their perspectives of what they witnessed while playing a small role in the Syrian Civil War as international volunteers for the YPG.
Foreigners Fighting ISIS in Syria: The War of Others
(VICE, April 2016, deutsch, english subtitles)