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The last six months of the life of Jan Palach, who self-immolated to protest against the invasion of Czechoslovakia to crush of Prague Spring.

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Robert Sedlácek

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Eva Kanturková (screenplay)
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Viktor Zavadil Viktor Zavadil ... Jan Palach
Zuzana Bydzovská
Denisa Baresová
Kristína Kanátová ... Eva
Jan Vondrácek ... Profesor
Karel Jirák Karel Jirák
Michael Balcar ... Jirí Palach
Anna Stropnická
Andrej Frost Andrej Frost
Gabriel Cohen Gabriel Cohen
Alice Snirychová Alice Snirychová ... Krobová
Pavel Langer Pavel Langer
Jirí Zapletal Jirí Zapletal ... Josef Smrkovský
Veronika Helcelová Veronika Helcelová
Alexander Votchel Alexander Votchel
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The last six months of the life of Jan Palach, who self-immolated to protest against the invasion of Czechoslovakia to crush of Prague Spring.

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a very depressing movie.
12 January 2019 | by sotrabpetr14See all my reviews

As one of the few films, this one also perfectly described the history of the Czech Republic. It had to be terrible to grow up at the time of the invasion of Warsaw Pact troops into Czechoslovakia, and I can hardly imagine this situation. That's why I admire Jan Palach and never forget, what he did. No one will ever forget, what he did for us.


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30 August 2018 (Czech Republic) See more »

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