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39 Ratings

Special Section

Section spéciale

Directed by Costa-Gavras
Italy, West Germany, 1975
Drama, Thriller


In occupied France during the WWII, a German officer is murdered. The collaborationist Vichy government decides to pin the murder on six petty criminals. Loyal judges are called in to convict them as quickly as possible.

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Special Section Directed by Costa-Gavras

Awards & Festivals

Cannes Film Festival

1975 | Winner: Best Director

National Board of Review

1975 | Winner: Top Foreign Films

Golden Globes (USA)

1976 | Nominee: Best Foreign Film

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