In the midst of the war in Ukraine, where Russian invasion continues to threaten, foreigners are flocking to defend the country from the invasion. The documentary “Kapon: The Teenage Medic at War” reports about one of these brave foreign fighters, a 19-year-old teenager named Kapon. He has taken on this alias, creating an air of anonymity around him, leaving behind his family and a life devoid of conflict in Latin America, to join the Ukrainian army. He’s neither a soldier nor experienced in warfare, but he shows a deep-seated conviction to fight for the Ukrainian side against the Russian oppressors.
Before embarking on this journey, Kapon worked as an emergency medical technician in his country, saving lives. He seeks to continue in this capacity, but this time on the front line of a war torn country, where he will be facing death and destruction. The documentary explores the life of this unique teenager, who has chosen this path because he is unable to stand the suffering of the innocent people in Ukraine. The film delves into his personal life, his motivations, morals, and unique background, a story that’s sure to fascinate viewers. “Kapon: The Teenage Medic at War