Films: Second World War

Director(s): Boucault, Mosco, Powell, Michael, Michael Powell, Pressburger, Emeric, Ackland, Rodney, Mankiewicz, Joseph L., Gorter, Jessica, IKON
Year: 1985
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This documentary highlights Jewish resistance during the Holocaust in Vichy France during World War II. Interviewees  - "the terrorists" - were Jewish immigrants and communists who survived the...

Director(s): Boucault, Mosco, Powell, Michael, Michael Powell, Pressburger, Emeric, Ackland, Rodney, Mankiewicz, Joseph L., Gorter, Jessica, IKON
Year: 1942
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This British-propaganda film from Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger presents the Battle of the Atlantic in World War II as an imminent threat to the United States. After a German U-Boat crew...

Director(s): Boucault, Mosco, Powell, Michael, Michael Powell, Pressburger, Emeric, Ackland, Rodney, Mankiewicz, Joseph L., Gorter, Jessica, IKON
Year: 1952
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Based on a true story, this World War II film-noir reveals the duplicity of spy games. Diello, valet to the British ambassador to Turkey, sells top secret information to the Germans after he...

Director(s): Boucault, Mosco, Powell, Michael, Michael Powell, Pressburger, Emeric, Ackland, Rodney, Mankiewicz, Joseph L., Gorter, Jessica, IKON
Year: 2011
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A documentary that explores the myths and realities of the Siege of Leningrad, when the Germans and Russians fought for two-and-a-half years and led to the death of 1 million people during World...

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