Archive | November, 2021

Harstad Hidden Stories – the stories start to unfold…

6 Nov

Photos by Ruben Moen

Here are some of the characters from our Harstad Hidden Stories project – that follow the life of Gregor, a Russian Prisoner of War who was held in the camp at Trondenes in 1943. The connection between the characters involved are linked together by the story of his journal that contained the events that took place, and that now finds its way to present day Harstad.

The stories of the Finnmark evacuees who were refugees in their own country at a camp adjacent to the one where Gregor died, are brought together through the eyes of Cora, refugee from Syria who now has the journal…

These will be told as a video diary of the 10 characters involved in the hidden stories and place on the locations where the events happened on a map below