Friday 10 December 2021

Siege of Plevna. Third Battle

 Shipka heroes (US title: Heroes of Shipka) is a 1955 Soviet Union/Bulgarian co-production drama film. It tells the story of the famous Battle of Shipka Pass during the Russo-Turkish War of 1877–78. The production companies behind the film are Boyana Film, Bulgar Film and Lenfilm.


  1. Thanks for posting this. It's really interesting to me to learn about this film, having only recently begun to 'explore' the Russo-Turkish War of 1877-78.
    I am sure that you know already, but the entire film has been posted on YouTube.
    Regards, James

  2. This movie also might be worth a look

    1. Thanks, that looks really interesting and well done.
      Regards, James