Guerrilla Brigade (1942)
1h 12min · Drama, History, War · 13 April 1942
Episodic story of the Russian resistance to the German invasion of the Ukraine in 1918 during World War 1, and made as an example of the guerrilla warfare and fierce spirit in which Russian peasants were again resisting Teuton onslaughts in 1939. Highlights a small band of guerrillas and their battles using scythes, shotguns and, often, just clubs against the Kaiser's army in the Ukrainian forests.
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Director(s): Igor SavchenkoCast: Lev Sverdlin, Stepan Shkurat, Pyotr Masokha