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Free Movie Night! Featuring the WWII Documentary: Leaving

  • Czech Center Museum Houston 4920 San Jacinto Street Houston United States (map)

Since Slovakia is preparing to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Slovak National Uprising. The Czech Center Museum Houston presents a Slovakian WWII documentary.

On August 29th , 1944, during World War II,

The Slovak National Uprising broke out in the town of  Banská Bystrica, in Central Slovakia.

It was an expression of protest against Fascism and man’s desire for freedom.

12,000 resistance fighters and 60,000 regular Slovak army soldiers took part.

This documentary is the story of those who participated in Slovakia’s fight for freedom.