Narratives of WWII Film Series:
"L'Armée des ombres"
September 21, 2021 | 2:45 p.m. (New York) | 8:45 p.m. (Paris)
The Columbia M.A. in History and Literature
invites you to a discussion of "L'Armée des ombres" with Carol Gluck
, George Sansom Professor of History at Columbia University, and Fabien Delmas
, Maître de conférences en études cinématographiques, Université Paris-Est Marne-la-vallée.
Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville, "L'Armée des ombres" follows a group of underground resistance fighters in Nazi-occupied France. An adaptation of Joseph Kessel's 1943 book of the same name, it has been hailed as Melville's masterpiece.WATCH THE FILM AHEAD OF THE DISCUSSION
This discussion is presented in the context the 'Narratives of WWII' Seminar taught by Prof. Carol Gluck.