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Projectfreetv To Kill a Priest (1988)
A young priest speaks out against the Communist regime in Poland and is killed for it.
Cast: Andre Chaumeau, Anne-Marie Pisani, Boguslawa Schubert, Brian Glover, Charlie Condou, Cherie Lunghi, Christopher Lambert, Daniel Olbrychski, David Suchet, Ed Harris, George Birt, Gregor Fisher, Huguette Faget, Janine Darcey, Jean-Pierre Stewart, Jerome Flynn, Joanne Whalley, Johnny Allen, Joss Ackland, Matyelok Gibbs, Nicolas Serreau, Paul Crauchet, Pete
Projectfreetv Mission Mangal (2019)
Based on true events of the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) successfully launching the Mars Orbiter Mission (Mangalyaan), making it the least expensive mission to Mars.
Director: Jagan Shakti
Cast: Akshay Kumar , Vidya Balan , Sonakshi Sinha , Taapsee Pannu , Nithya Menon , Kirti Kulhari , Sharman Joshi , H.G. Dattatreya , Sanjay Kapoor , Dalip Tahil , Vikram Gokhale , Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub , Purab Kohli , Krishna Bhatt , Anirban Bhattacharyya
Projectfreetv My People, My Country (2019)
An anthology film consist of 7 short stories directed by several different directors, which are based on 7 moments since the founding of People\'s Republic of China.
Director: Kaige Chen, Hu Guan, 5 more credits
Cast: Bo Huang , Jing Wu , Yili Ma , Kara Wai , Yalin Gao , You Ge , Beibi Gong , Haoran Liu , Arthur Chen , Zhuangzhuang Tian , Shan Jiang , Jia Song , Liya Tong , Jiayin Lei , Natasha Dratinskaia
Projectfreetv The Butcher of Prague (2011)
The burning of the village of Lidice by Nazi Germany is the only official genocide during the war. The film tells three interconnected stories that all have to do with burning down and the destruction of Lidice in 1942. The first story is about an unfortunate family where the father accidentally kills his son during a heated discussion, and is sentenced to a prison sentence . The second story is a letter that is the cause of the massacre. The third story is about fear, personal responsibility, and whether survival is a victory when you have to surrender your dignity and honor for it.
Director: Petr Nikolaev
Cast: Karel Roden , Zuzana Fialová , Zuzana Bydzovská , Roman Luknár , Marek Adamczyk , Jan Budar , Ondrej Novák , Adam Kubista , Veronika Kubarová , Detlef Bothe , Joachim Paul Assböck , Borík Procházka , Mariusz Osmelak , Sabina Remundová , Anna Kratochvílová
Projectfreetv The Scapegoat (2018)
On July 23, 1931, a train was running on the Shanghai-Nanjing railway. Song Ziwen, the Minister of Finance and Mamoru Shigemitsu, the Japanese ambassador to China, were sitting in the compartment. With the train running on the railway and shadow of trees dancing, they had never thought that, in North Station of Shanghai Railway Station that was more than 300 kilometers far away here, the death was waiting for them. The \"anti-Chiang clique\" of Kuo Min Tang cooperating with Wang Yaqiao, the \"First Killer of China\", and Tanaka Longji, who was the \"magic soldier\" of Japan, Chang Yuqing, who was the head of Shanghai gang, were going to play a shocking \"drama\" in North Station. However, the dead wasn\'t Song Ziwen nor Tanaka Longji, but another man dressed in the same hat. So why did the bullet that had been fired into the song and the mallow end up on someone else? Who made two mysterious shots on earth in the sky of North Station before this assassination? What was hidden behind this ...
Director: Jing Han
Projectfreetv Madness (2014)
A medieval woman snatches her seemingly alive husband from his unjust grave only to be plagued by something far worse than death itself..
Director: Shannon Kohli, Michelle Brezinski
Cast: Michelle Brezinski , Brian Knox McGugan , Linda Watters , Ellie King , Alan Cedargreen , Nikki Wallin , Linley Subryan , Donald Adams , Raresh DiMofte , Connor Parnall , Kristin Horne , Bill Watters
Projectfreetv The Retrieval (2014)
On the outskirts of the U.S. Civil War, a boy is sent north by his bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.
Director: Chris Eska
Cast: Ashton Sanders, Tishuan Scott, Keston John, Bill Oberst Jr., Christine Horn, Alfonso Freeman, Raven Nicole LeDeatte, Jonathan Brooks, Lauren Baker, Steven Zane Bryant, John Stephen Cares, R.C. Crowe, Roger Edwards, Allen Floyd, Matt Hatfield
Projectfreetv In the Turn (2014)
A documentary about a 10-year-old transgender girl who finds acceptance and empowerment in the company of a queer roller derby collective.
Director: Erica Tremblay
Projectfreetv The Hydra (2019)
\"\" is a fast-paced suspense thriller and feature documentary about the sudden rise of ecstasy in Europe to epidemic levels after the disintegration of the Soviet Union.
Director: Ram Devineni
Cast: Vladimir Tymoshenko , Dmytro Vovchuk
Projectfreetv Angola the war (2017)
A faraway war, A clash of ideologies And some of the biggest battles fought on African soil since World War Two. For twenty-three years, five western nations, members of the Soviet bloc and two superpowers were locked into a war never formally declared. The South African Defence Force pitted against communist Angolans, SWAPO, Cubans, and Russians. It all began in 1966. Once the Draft started, every able-bodied white South African male was called up for service. They were forced to adapt, both physically and emotionally. It was a call that most answered. This was the Cold War played out on a third-world battleground. Where the skies of Angola were once the most hostile airspace in the world and Rules of engagement in this war were murky, complicated and secretive and who won it, remains fiercely contested even to this day. But a hard-won peace was eventually victorious. This is the story of the violent journey to get there. Many lost their lives. Emotional scars and lasting vivid ...
Director: Peter Lamberti
Cast: Anton Beukman , Pik Botha , Jan Breytenbach , Fidel Castro , Jannie Gildenhuys , Maxim Gladkov , Dick Lord , Jan Malan , Gert Minnaar , Koos Moorcroft , Craig Thomassen
Projectfreetv The Birdcatcher (2019)
On her attempt to flee the Nazi round-up in Norway, Esther finds herself alone, on an occupied farm forced to conceal her identity; leading to a series of choices and consequences which shift the paths of those around her. This story uncovers a hidden slice of history that grips at the heart and inspires us all at the deepest level.
Director: Ross Clarke
Cast: August Diehl , Sarah-Sofie Boussnina , Jakob Cedergren , Laura Birn , Johannes Kuhnke , Anders Baasmo Christiansen , Jonas Hoff Oftebro , Arthur Hakalahti , Christopher Dane , Tibo Vandenborre
Projectfreetv Manson Speaks: Inside the Mind of a Madman (2017)
A two-part documentary totalling four hours about a cold case murder concerning a young woman named Reet Jurvetsen. Originally from Montreal, Canada, the woman was found stabbed 150+ times in November 1969 by the side of Mulholland Drive, down the road from where the Tate murders occurred months earlier. In this program, the cold case detectives note that the identity of the victim was uncovered recently (previously known as \"Jane Doe #59\") and that the MO is similar to the Manson murders, so they go about interviewing several people associated with the Manson family and murders in an attempt to link Reet\'s death with them. They also attempt to find out if John Haught\'s so-called suicide, which occurred 10 day\'s prior to Reet\'s murder was really a suicide. In the process, the probable true motive for the LaBianca murders is revealed. Throughout the program, there are excerpts played from recordings of phone calls a man named Marlin had with Charles Manson during his years of ...
Director: Michael Haertlein, Aric Laferriere
Cast: Michael Channels
Projectfreetv Gwen (2019)
In the stark beauty of 19th Century Snowdonia a young girl tries desperately to hold her home together. Struggling with her mother\'s mysterious illness, her father\'s absence and a ruthless mining company encroaching on their land. A growing darkness begins to take grip of her home, and the suspicious local community turns on and her family.
Director: William McGregor
Cast: Mark Lewis Jones , Maxine Peake , Richard Harrington , Eleanor Worthington-Cox , Kobna Holdbrook-Smith , Richard Elfyn , Dyfrig Evans , Gwion Glyn , Jodie Innes
Projectfreetv Ask for Jane (2019)
BASED ON A TRUE STORY Chicago, 1969 - Imagine a world where abortion is punishable by prison, and getting birth control is nearly impossible. As a result, women die every day from taking matters into their own hands. When a pregnant student at the University of Chicago attempts to take her own life, Rose (Cait Cortelyou) and Janice (Cody Horn) find a doctor willing to perform the procedure in secret to save the woman\'s life. Sparked by this experience, Rose and Janice form the Jane Collective: a secret organization to help other women obtain safe and illegal abortions. Operating like a spy network, complete with blindfolds and code names, the Janes help thousands of women - but they can\'t hide from the police forever.
Director: Rachel Carey
Cast: Cody Horn , Alison Wright , Sarah Steele , Sarah Ramos , Alice Kremelberg , Chloë Levine , Melissa Marsala , Monique St. Cyr , Ben Rappaport , Brian Tarantina , Phil Burke , Saycon Sengbloh , Danny Flaherty , Sophie von Haselberg , Tom Riis Farrell
Projectfreetv Kandahar Journals (2017)
is the story of a photojournalist who reflects on the events behind his psychological transformation after covering front line combat in Kandahar, Afghanistan from 2006 to 2010. April 2006. Photojournalist Louie Palu finds himself in the midst of body parts and the smell of burned flesh. On his first visit to Kandahar he is covering a suicide bombing. Arriving in the country as the wars violence spirals out of control, Louie is unaware that he will spend the next five years covering the conflict. Louie begins writing a series of journals reflecting on his personal experiences and what the war looked like and felt to him.
Director: Devin Gallagher, Louie Palu
Projectfreetv The Battle of Russia (1946)
In this installment of the \"Why We Fight\" propaganda series, we learn about the events on the Russian front of World War II. We learn about Russia\'s heroic resistance to invasion in the past and how those qualities were called upon in the current war. We also learn about Russian tenacity and their determination to win against the seemingly invincible forces of Nazi Germany in the bloodiest fighting of the war.
Director: Frank Capra, Anatole Litvak
Cast: Ion Antonescu , Nikolay Cherkasov , Anthony Eden , Hermann Göring , Adolf Hitler , Miklós Horthy , Alfred Jodl , Kaiser Wilhelm II , Ye. Karrik , Wilhelm Keitel , King Boris III , King Michael , General Kosakov , Maxim Litvinov , Yosuke Matsuoka
Projectfreetv Judy (2019)
Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts.
Director: Rupert Goold
Cast: RenĂ©e Zellweger, Jessie Buckley, Finn Wittrock, Rufus Sewell, Michael Gambon, Bella Ramsey, Gemma-Leah Devereux, Gaia Weiss, Philippe Spall, Fenella Woolgar, Lucy Russell, Andy Nyman, John Dagleish, Phil Dunster, Royce Pierreson
Projectfreetv Battle of Westerplatte (2013)
This harrowing war film is an epic dramatization of the first battle of World War II. The that began on 1 September 1939 will forever be remembered as the one that announced the beginning of the Second World War in Europe. Over one week, fewer than 200 Polish soldiers fought against heavy German bombardment and in the process came to symbolize the power of resistance. As the violence rages, a complex battle of a more personal nature plays out between two Polish commanders over how to best lead their men. Amid the bloodshed, they must ask themselves ? should they fight until the last man standing or surrender in the face of overwhelming odds? What unfolds is a stirring exploration of the fight against the forces of tyranny.
Director: Pawel Chochlew
Cast: Andrzej Grabowski, Bartosz Obuchowicz, Jan Englert, Kazimierz Mazur, Miroslaw Baka, Piotr Adamczyk, Robert Wabich, Romuald Andrzej Klos
Projectfreetv Brecht (2019)
Bertolt , a theatre revolutionary, poet of the state, outsider, looks back on his life in 1956, the year of his death, in East Berlin: from provocations in the Augsburg of the First World War, to the early poetic and amorous height flights in Munich and Berlin in the 1920s, his escape from Hitler and US exile, followed by his later years caught in a dilemma between timeless classic and a failing GDR class fighter, an inflexible free man and a compromised Artist.
Director: Heinrich Breloer
Cast: Burghart Klaußner , Tom Schilling , Adele Neuhauser , Lou Strenger , Laura de Boer , Mala Emde , Karolina Horster , Trine Dyrholm , Franz Hartwig , Ernst Stötzner , Maximilian Klas , Marie Luise Stahl , Leonie Benesch , Maria Dragus , Anna Herrmann
Projectfreetv Prosecuting Evil (2019)
A portrait of Ben Ferencz, the last surviving Nuremberg Trial prosecutor, who continues to wage his lifelong crusade in the fight for law and peace.
Director: Barry Avrich
Cast: Rosalie Abella , Fatou Bensouda , Wesley Clark , Alan M. Dershowitz , Benjamin Ferencz , Don Ferencz , David Scheffer