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Lions of Czech Film: Masaryk

May 19, 2018
Title: Lions of Czech Film: MasarykVenue: Avalon Theatre / WashingtonCategory: FilmDate: 06.13.2018 - 06.13.2018Time: 20.00 hDescription: Lions of Czech Film: Masaryk June 13, 2018, 8 pm Avalon Theatre Masaryk is based on the true story of Czech diplomat and politician Jan Masaryk, the son of Czechoslovakia’s founding father Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk. Set just before World War II breaks out, Jan desperately tries to save his homeland from Nazi occupation, appealing to his French and British allies. The film won 12 prestigious Czech Lion Awards. (Dir. Julius Ševčík, 2016, 114 minutes, in English) Tickets are available at the box office or online at www.theavalon.org.