Historical Photos

PRAGUE SPRING RIOT

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Soviet soldier chasing a Young Czech teen during the Prague Spring in 1968. It was a period of political liberation of Czechoslovakia after World War II and it was meant to release the people from soviet restrictions to their liberty. This man in the picture was throwing rocks at a tank.

SPIELBERG IN A MINIATURE SET

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Director Steven Spielberg taking photos of the miniature set used to film a scene in Raiders of the Lost Ark, the first Indiana Jones movie, made in 1981. This is a common resource, used in a lot of movies since the beginning of film history, that uses perspective to create fantasy escenarios.