They call us meat

Rôle : Montage et motion design

Ramaz Gorgadze, a young aspiring TikTok rapper, was among them. Before the assault, he sent a last message to his mother, and then went missing. Days later, a rare protest letter from the Black Berets emerged online. The men claimed that “inept” commanders threw them into an “incomprehensible offensive” and called them “meat”. What happened to Ramaz and his comrades of the 155? In « They Call Us Meat », BBC Eye, using only publicly available footage and testimonies, shows how glaring tactical mistakes caused one of the highest concentration of losses for a single Russian unit since the beginning of the war.