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The Medal

Signum Laudis

Directed by Martin Hollý
Czechoslovakia, 1980


The trenches of World War I provide for a captivating backdrop to the drama of Corporal Hoferik. In his devotion to the Habsburg Monarchy, he fanatically carries out his military orders, but he ultimately suffers the Empire’s disfavor.

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The Medal Directed by Martin Hollý

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