I'm halfway through Peter Watkins' film "La Commune" about the 1871 brief socialist revolution in Paris. It's worth watching how he blends historical research with a modern media twist. I hate to tell you more than watch it. Here's a link about it.
I suppose this week was french-themed since I also saw Jean Renoir's "The Rules of the Game." Viola.
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