The grand Illusion

(La Grande Illusion)

Γαλλία/France, 1937, μ/α/b&w.
Σκην./Dir.: Jean Renoir. Σεν./Scr.: Jean Renoir/Charles Spaak. Φωτ./Cin.: Christian Matras. Μοντ./Ed.: Marthe Huguet, Marguerite Renoir. Ηθ./Cast: Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo, Pierre Fresnay, Erich von Stroheim. Παρ./Prod.: Réalisation d'art cinématographique (RAC). Διάρκεια/Dur.: 114΄.
The aristocratic French officer Captain de Boeldieu, the mechanic Lieutenant Marechal and the wealthy bourgeois Jew Rosenthal are pitched together in the same German prison camp where, despite their opposing classes and social backgrounds, quickly join forces plotting their escape. Failing in their attempts they are sent to a prison-fortress where only a final act of bravery can save them.

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