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Did the Revolution Have to Fail?

New Canadian publication on 1956

Canadian Première of Freedom's Fury

"New Lives" Portrait Exhibition

A Monument to Thank Canada and Canadians

Hungarian Exodus Exhibit

A new documentary on the 1956 Revolution

International Academic Conference "The 1956 Revolution 50 Years Later – Canadian and International Perspectives"

Canada Commemorates 1956 with Gala Evening in Budapest

Rise Up! The 1956 Project

CBC Honours the Hungarian 1956 Revolution with the film "The Fifty-sixers"

Celebrating Montreal's Hungarians - A Reflection of our Community

Bridging the Divide - Canadian and Hungarian Stories of the 1956 Revolution In Hungary

Revolution Revisited

MP Andrew Telegdi and 'How the 56'ers changed Canada





































 

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Canadian Première of Freedom's Fury

 

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Freedom’s Fury, directed by Ottawans Colin K. Gray and Megan Raney Aarons (The Sibs), and produced by Lucy Liu and Quentin Tarantino, is a feature length historical documentary on the 1956 Olympic semi-final water polo match between Hungary and the Soviet Union. Held in Australia, the match occurred just after Russian forces suppressed the Hungarian Revolution in Budapest.

 

Special guests at the gala were the film’s directors, Ervin Zador of the 1956 Hungarian Olympic Water Polo team and Valerie Gyenge, Olympic champion and member of the 1956 Hungarian Olympic swim team. Peter Munk spoke about his role in helping Valerie immigrate to Canada. Mr Munk helped sponsor the event along with Doug Casey of Charlesfort Development and Fen Hampson of the Norman Patterson School of International Affairs (Carleton University). A question-and-answer session with the filmmakers and a reception followed.

 

The event was hosted by Canadian Olympian and media personality, Carolyn Waldo.

 

For more information about the film click here.

 

 

Freedom's Fury Ottawa Gala Photo Gallery

 

 

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