The Liberation of Prague/Osvobozeni Prahy
I. On 20th of April 1945 the Soviet army launches its attack on Berlin. The end has come for Nazi Germany and Hitler decides to commit suicide. In Prague K.H. Frank (Nazi Secretary of State and Chief of police in the Protectorate of Bohemia a Moravia) discusses with his commanders how to transform the city into an impregnable fortress, but the Praguers do not intend to wait any longer. From the early hours of 4th of May people start assembling in the streets and tearing down German signs. On the next day, the 5th of May, the uprising begins.
Packaging Paper sleeve
Length 140 min.
Production Year 1975
Format DVD (PAL)
Director Otakar Vavra
Cast Vladimir Smeral, Frantisek Vicena, Josef Vetrovec, Ota Sklencka, Josef Somr, Dmitrij Vasiljevic Franko, Sergej Polezajev, Gunnar Moller, Wilhelm Koch-Hooge, Gunter Naumann, Jaroslav Rozsival, Jaroslava Ticha, Jiri Krampol, Vitezslav Jandak, Renata Dolezelova, Nikolaj Grinko, Pjotr Veljaminov, Gert Hansch, Horst Preusker
Also Known As:
East Germany - Die Befreiung Prags
World-wide (English title) - The Liberation of Prague
Czech - Osvobození Prahy
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