Anthropoid to Be Released in UK and Ireland in September 2016

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    PRAGUE: The British/Czech/French coproduction Anthropoid by Sean Ellis will be released in the UK and Ireland on 9 September 2016. The film stars Jamie Dornan, Cillian Murphy, Charlotte Le Bon, Anna Geislerová and Toby Jones.

    The film produced by LD Entertainment in coproduction with Lucky Man Films, Silver A and 22h22 production, was received positively at Karlovy Vary recently. The film is derived from a real historical event remembered as one of the most important and emotional moments in Czech history: the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, the Nazi Protector of Bohemia and Moravia during the Third Reich.

    Shooting took place in various locations in Prague and also at the Barrandov Studios.

    The film will be distributed in the UK and Ireland by Icon Film Distribution.