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Heroic deeds for freedom and the right to vote

The history buffs will be tonight at their beck and call on television. In addition to the war film ‘The Great Escape’, there are also documentaries about Versailles and the English suffragists.

1. THE GREAT ESCAPE

Caz 20.40 hours

This oorlogsklassieker from John Sturges with Steve McQueen is based on a true story. Some hundreds of prisoners hatch a plan to get out of the German camp to escape.

2. VERSAILLES

BBC 2 22: 00

This historical series on Louis XIV and his Versailles stops after this third season, the ratings fell.

3. SUCCESSION

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Simultaneously with the American pay-tv channels HBO through the pay package of Telenet this latest prestigereeks to see. The series follows a dysfunctional American family who run a media empire in his hands. What if the ceo and paterfamilias suddenly have a stroke?

4. SUFFRAGISTS

BBC1, 21.30

English women received after a bloody and bitter battle in 1918, in part in the vote. Only ten years later, the franchise for women fully equal to that of men. Made television programmes Lucy Worsley, returns to the roots of the English women’s movement. A hard fight of arbeidersvrouwen went to the general right to vote in advance.

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