La Commune (Paris, 1871)

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Universal acclaim - based on 5 Critics

User Score

Generally favorable reviews- based on 6 Ratings

Summary: This epic chronicle of the Paris Commune of 1871 is an attempt to challenge existing notions of documentary film, as well as the notions of 'neutrality' and 'objectivity' so beloved by the mass media today. [First Run / Icarus Films]


Runtime: 345 min
Production: 13 Productions
Genres: Drama, History, War
Country: France
Language: French
Director Credit
Peter Watkins Director
Writer Credit
Agathe Bluysen Writer
Peter Watkins Writer
Cast Credit
Anne Carlier Laundress
Bernard Bombeau Baker
Caroline Esnard-Benoit Baker's Wife
Eliane Annie Adalto Laundress
Geneviève Capy Doctor's Wife
Jean-Michel Gallois Concièrge
Joachim Gatti Joachim Rivière
Maylis Bouffartigue Marie-Louise Théron
Nicole Defer Owner Of Dressmaking Workshop & Laundry
Patrick Dell'Isola Emile Léonard Morterol
Pierre Barbieux Child In Cour Popincourt
Piotr Daskiewicz Polish Officer
Przermyslaw Galkiewicz Polish Officer
Roland Fontaine Child In Cour Popincourt
Véronique Couzon Marie-Louise Beauger Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: