Herkus Mantas

Genre: Drama, History | Duration: 142 min. | 1972 | Countries: Lithuania

Originals languages

Lithuanian

Directors

Marijonas Giedrys

Cast

Antanas Surna , Eugenija Pleskyte , Algimantas Masiulis , Stasis Petronaitis , Pranas Piaulokas

Description

Historical costume drama about the medieval wars of Old Prussians and Teutonic Crusaders. Hercus Monte (Latin: Henricus Montemin, German: Heinrich Monte, Lithuanian: Herkus Mantas) was the most famous leader of the Old Prussians during the Northern Crusades. This film is based on his biography.