La Grande Illusion
Friday 28 November – 6.p.m.
@ Alliance Française de Manchester
£2 members, £3 non-members
Cycle “Grande Guerre” : focusing on the 100th Anniversary of the Great War, the Alliance Française de Manchester is organising a rich and varied French film programme for members and non-members alike.
La Grande Illusion, Jean Renoir, 1937.
Unmissable Masterpiece of French Cinema. During the First World War, two French soldiers are captured and imprisoned in a German POW camp. Several escape attempts ensue before they are transferred to an impossibly fortified mountain retreat.