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The Death of Stalinism in Bohemia

Konec stalinismu v Čechách

directed by Jan Švankmajer
United Kingdom 1990
  • 9 min
4.0
544 Ratings

Synopsis

A bust of Stalin is cut open on an operating table, leading to an elaborate animated depiction of Czech history from 1948 (the Communist takeover) to 1989 (the Velvet Revolution).