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Program

Mar 24, 2015 7:00 PM

Operation: Daybreak

FILM CLUB. Fiction film about the assassination of SS-General Reinhard Heydrich in Prague in 1942.

 

OPERATION: DAYBREAK, dir. Lewis Gilbert, 1975, 118 min., in English

In 1942 Czechoslovakia, SS-General Reinhard Heydrich is appointed to become the Reich Protector of Bohemia and Moravia. The terror and oppression that follow cause Allied authorities in London to authorize a secret mission to kill the man who has come to be known as "The Butcher of Prague". The film explores shows the operation leading up to Heydrich's death as well as the massive German reprisals that followed it.



Free admission.

First-come, first-served.


 

Venue:

321 East 73rd Street
NY 10021 New York
United States

Date

Mar 24, 2015 7:00 PM

Organizer:

Czech Center


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