A film about the three friends from a village below Karlštejn castle, one of which returns home from the war as a Russian, the second as a French legionnaire and the third as an Italian legionnaire. ...
Farewell at the train to the front. From the left - Mrs. Tomešová, Mrs. Jandová and Mrs. Bártová.
Farmer Tomeš says farewell to his son Jeníček before leaving to the front: "Remember on Blaník, liberation comes!"
Tomeš says goodbye to his son with words: "Don ´t forget for Blaník my son!". Blaník is an sacred mountain in Czech national mythology.
A farewell on platform. From the left: family of Bárta, Janda and Tomeš. On the right side comes a dispatcher.
Three families on the villiage green after the mobilization. From the left Mrs. Bártová and her son, Bárta (laborer), Janda (smith) and Tomeš (farmer) pledge a loyalty to the idea of Slavonic unit...
A common motto of the three friends before leaving for the front: "The world must protect democracy and small nations against "boots" of Prussian militarism!"
An indignant message of Bárta (laborer) to his friends Janda (smith) and Tomeš (farmer) before leaving for the front: "We are Czechs, we are Slavs! And they want to rush us against Slavs!"
Before moving to the front: Janda (smith) and his wife.