In the shadow of World War II, the societal and celebrity elite that sided and collaborated with the Nazi Party face the fallout of their actions.
S01:E01 - Episode 1
A group of actors and artists are at the peak of their creative powers. None of them expects that their democratic society will suddenly turn into an authoritarian regime.
S01:E02 - Episode 2
A young actor refuses to participate in German films, yet, the Nazi authorities still show him favor. That will haunt his career after the war.
S01:E03 - Episode 3
A pre-war film magnate sets his destiny by selling his studios to the Germans. In return, however, Czech films can be made, even with a state subsidy.
S01:E04 - Episode 4
An actor follows his Jewish wife to the concentration camps. Milos Havel organizes various events to rescue artists.
S01:E05 - Episode 5
The war is over. People seek to avenge the deaths of their loved ones by blaming and going after those who cooperated with the Germans.
S01:E06 - Episode 6
The 1950s arrive and people must pretend in this new society. Some are silent, others quietly resist and others create a new persona to survive the new era.