La 317eme Section


1h 40m 2010

Brief Synopsis

Vietnam, 1954. A platoon of French soldiers and Laotian allies isolated behind enemy lines fight their way through enemy territory and dense jungle to meet up with their compatriots. The platoon is led by inexperienced and idealistic lieutenant Torrens, and by adjutant Willsdorf, a World War II vete

Film Details

Also Known As
317e Section, La, 317th Platoon, 317ème section, La 317e Section
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2010

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White

Synopsis

Vietnam, 1954. A platoon of French soldiers and Laotian allies isolated behind enemy lines fight their way through enemy territory and dense jungle to meet up with their compatriots. The platoon is led by inexperienced and idealistic lieutenant Torrens, and by adjutant Willsdorf, a World War II veteran of the Werhmacht.

Film Details

Also Known As
317e Section, La, 317th Platoon, 317ème section, La 317e Section
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2010

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 40m
Sound
Mono
Color
Black and White

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Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Limited Release in United States August 10, 2018

Released in United States May 2010

Shown at Cannes Film Festival (Restored Print/Cannes Classics) May 12-23, 2010.

Print restored in 2010 by the Cinematheque Francaise and StudioCanal with the support of the Franco-American Cultural Fund.

Re-released in Paris January 24, 1990.

Limited Release in United States August 10, 2018 (New York)

Released in United States May 2010 (Shown at Cannes Film Festival (Restored Print/Cannes Classics) May 12-23, 2010.)