Kosciuszko: A Man Ahead of His Time
2015, 54 min.
|Kosciuszko’s Voice||Olek Krupa|
|Thaddeus Kosciuszko||Eric Bembenek|
|George Washington||John Koopman|
|Benjamin Franklin||Bill Robling|
|Thomas Jefferson||Steve Edenbo|
|Ludwika Sosnowska||Magda Mazurek|
Thaddeus Kosciuszko was a prince of tolerance whose principles still resonate today.
With a moving narration by Blair Underwood and reenactments filmed at West Point, Saratoga, Philadelphia and in Poland, the film tells the story of Kosciuszko’s fight for liberty for all. Hollywood actor Olek Krupa brings the Polish revolutionary to life with dramatic readings. There are also interviews with former U.S. National Security Advisor Dr. Zbigniew Brzezinski, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Alex Storozynski, UCLA Prof. Gary Nash, and Purdue Prof. James Pula.