Monday, May 6, 2019, 1 p.m
Running Time: 145 minutes
Director: Ondrej Trojan
Country: Czech Republic/Slovakia
Language: Czech, with English subtitles
The film follows the rise and fall of Zdenek Toman, a contradictory personality and a high-ranking communist official who saved Jews after World War II. He was a Department of Foreign Intelligence who significantly influenced political developments in Czechoslovakia in years 1945-48 and contributed the 1948 Communist Party takeover of Czechoslovakia.
Sponsored by Elaine & Michael Serling
Co-sponsored by Dina & Jeffrey Brodsky