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This film opens with the following written prologue: "Today in France...before the war yet even then the plane-trees and cypresses of the South cast shadows in the sun. It happened in 1938..." This picture was produced in England. The original British release of the picture ran 89 minutes. It was cut to 80 minutes for U.S. release. Although a modern source lists the American release date of this film as 1946, the only release date found in contemporary sources was December 1945.