Russian Penitentiary System of the 90s: Two Photo Projects From Foreign Authors

© François Paolini / Sygma

These are two photo projects about the penitentiary system of the 90s in Russia. Both were nominees of the prestigious World Press Photo award.

© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma

Valeriy, 17, who stole 4 automobile wheels, was sentenced to solitary confinement in a correctional education camp.

© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma
© François Paolini / Sygma

Anatoly Iolis:

© Anatoly Iolis
Prison for women
© Anatoly Iolis
© Anatoly Iolis
© Anatoly Iolis
© Anatoly Iolis
© Anatoly Iolis
© Anatoly Iolis
© Anatoly Iolis

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