About the film
czechoslovakia invasion warsaw pact
Release Date: July 21, 2009
|Production Companies||:||Wytwórnia Filmów Dokumentalnych i Fabularnych, In Film Praha, Odra Film|
|Producers||:||Rudolf Biermann, Wlodzimierz Niderhaus, Michał Szczerbic, Andrzej Besztak, Jan Strašík|
|Writers||:||Jacek Kondracki, Robert Urbański|
Operation Danube was the cover name for the invasion of Czechoslovakia by Warsaw Pact armies in August 1968. The fleet of Polish tanks which arrive to liberate their neighbor, ostensibly threatened by a counter-revolution, includes the old tank nicknamed Ladybird, which is the last to leave the barracks.