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329 Ratings

Francofonia: Le Louvre Under German Occupation

Le Louvre sous l'Occupation

Directed by Aleksandr Sokurov
France, 2015
History, Drama

Synopsis

Using a spectacular staging of the artworks, reconstitution, archives, testimonies, the film explores the question of relations between art and power, what art tells us about ourselves even in the midst of one of the bloodiest conflicts the world had ever seen.

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Francofonia: Le Louvre Under German Occupation Directed by Aleksandr Sokurov

Awards & Festivals

Venice Film Festival

2015 | 2 wins including: Best Euro-Mediterranean Film

Russian Guild of Film Critics

2017 | 2 nominations including: Best Director

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