La Commune (Paris, 1871)
Andy said on 2017-03-16:
Pros Cons 6 Hours Long 6 Hours Long nonproffessional actors nonproffessional actors very low budget very low budget politicizes history politicizes history is really good x

Director: Peter Watkins, Odd-Geir Sæther, Romuald Weber Writer: Agathe Bluysen, Peter Watkins
Run time: 345 minutes Release date: 2001-09-06
Floor location: Foreign Format: DVD
Production Countries: France
Spoken Languages: Français
We are in the year 1871. A journalist for Versailles Television broadcasts a soothing and official view of events while a Commune television is set up to provide the perspectives of the Paris rebels. On a stage-like set, more than 200 actors interpret characters of the Commune, especially the Popincourt neighbourhood in the XIth arrondissement. They voice their own thoughts and feelings concerning the social and political reforms. The scenes consist mainly of long camera takes.