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RFE/RL Invites You To A Film Premiere Of Occupation 1968

Official Trailer For "Occupation 1968"
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Official trailer for Occupation 1968.

On the 50th anniversary of the Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia, please join Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) and Current Time TV for a celebration of democracy and freedom and a premier screening of the film ​

Occupation 1968.

The film is an exploration of “occupation as the occupants see it.” 5 countries of the Warsaw Pact occupied Czechoslovakia in 1968. 50 years later, 5 directors from these countries each made a short film about the invasion from the point of view of the people who took part in it. By Evdokia Moskvina, Linda Dombrovszky, Magdalena Szymkow, Marie Elisa Scheidt, and Stephan Komandarev.

The film will be screened in the original version with Czech and English subtitles; simultaneous Russian translation will be provided.

Tuesday, August 21
Kasarna Karlin, Prvniho pluku 20/2, 186 00 Praha 8
7:00pm – Reception
7:30pm – Concert with Monika Naceva, DJ Tentato and DJ Five
8:30pm – Welcome Remarks: Deputy Foreign Minister of the Czech Republic Jakub Durr
8:45pm – Screening

The event is sponsored by Current Time TV’s documentary film platform Realnoe Kino, in cooperation with KineDok.

Please RSVP to, or click on our Facebook invitation to RSVP here.