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Grande Illusion, La

[cert U, 114 mins]

During the First World War, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German POW camp. Several escape attempts follow until they are sent to a seemingly impenetrable fortress which seems impossible to escape from.

A man in a uniform sits on the edge of a desk while 3 other men in uniform face towards him

Director: Jean Renoir

Starring: Jean Gabin, Dita Parlo and Pierre Fresnay

Level: KS4

Subjects: French, History

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