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A captured French Resistance fighter during World War II engineers a daunting escape from prison.

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Directed by

Robert Bresson

Written by

Robert Bresson (Dialogue)
André Devigny (Author)

Runtime

101 minutes

Country

France

Language

French

Tagline

Robert Bresson's Prize Winning Film

Cast

Keywords

train spoon prison escape nazi religion prison escape prison break escaped convict rope lyon france

Lists

#422 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire

#128 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die Steven Jay Schneider

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