About

Violette Bushell is the daughter of an English father and a French mother, living in London in the early years of World War 2. She meets a handsome young French soldier in the park and takes him back for the family Bastille day celebrations. They fall in love, marry and have a baby girl when Violette Szabo receives the dreaded telegram informing her of his death in North Africa. Shortly afterwards...

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Directed by

Lewis Gilbert

Written by

Lewis Gilbert (Screenplay)
R. J. Minney (Novel)
Vernon Harris (Screenplay)

Runtime

119 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Cast

Keywords

biography world war ii british army french resistance based on a true story female spy

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