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Film about tragic fate of Czech actress highlights communist atrocities

Radio Prague |
14 February 2020

A new film called The Trap tells the tragic fate of the great Czech film and theatre actress Jiřina Štepničková who fell into a trap set by the communist secret police in the 1950s and was sentenced to 15 years in jail for attempting to flee the country with her four-year-old son.