In commemoration of the 80th anniversary of Operation Bagration, film club of the Russian House in Brussels hosted a screening of the film “Direction of the Main Blow” which is the third part of the film epic “Liberation”, directed by Yuri Ozerov in 1970-1971.
During Operation Bagration, the Soviet army inflicted the largest defeat on the German army in the entire military history of Germany, crushing the Army Group Centre. The film epic “Liberation” is an artistic narrative about the liberation of the territory of the Soviet Union and the subsequent defeat of fascist Germany. It is dedicated to five main campaigns of the Eastern Front: the Battle of Kursk, the Lower Dnieper Offensive, Operation Bagration, the Vistula-Oder Offensive, and the Battle of Berlin.
In the new year of 2024, the audience of the Russian House film club will have the opportunity to see the two concluding episodes.