Traces a young peasant's journey from potential Resistance member to Gestapo recruit. At once the story of a nation and one troubled boy's horrific coming of age, the disquieting portrait of lost innocence and guilt.
MPAA rating: Not rated.
DVD, region 1; Dolby digital mono.
French with optional English subtitles.
Pierre Blaise, Aurore Clément, Holger Lowenadler, Thérèse Gieshe.
Director of photography, Tonino Delli Colli ; editor, Suzanne Baron.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1974.
Special features: original theatrical trailer; in accompanying booklet, Pauline Kael's 1974 "New Yorker" review.
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