Also known as: The Great Battle
Yuri Ozerov's epic historical film "Liberation" is composed of five films about the events of the WWII.
The films are a dramatized account of the liberation of the Soviet Union's territory and the subsequent defeat of Nazi Germany in the Great Patriotic War, focusing on five major Eastern Front campaigns.
The epic tells us about the heroic battle at Kursk Bulge, crossing of the Dniepr River by Soviet Army, capture of Kiev, and Teheran meeting of allies.
Film 1. The Fire Bulge
Film 2. Breakthrough
Film 3. Direction of the Main Blow
Film 4. The Battle Of Berlin
Film 5. The Last Assault
1968 - 1971, 470 minutes
Directors: Yuri Ozerov, Julius Kun
Cast: Nikolay Olyalin, Larisa Golubkina, Boris Zajdenberg, Sergey Nikonenko, Vsevolod Sanayev, Vladimir Samoylov, Jan Englert, Mikhail Ulyanov, Mikhail Gluzsky, Leonid Kuravlyov
Country: Soviet Union, East Germany, Poland, Italy