Diego is one of the chief of the spanish Communist Party. He is travelling back to Paris (where he lives) from a mission in Madrid. He is arrested at the border for an identity check but manages to go free thanks to Nadine, the daughter of the man whose passport is used by him. When he arrives in Paris, he starts searching one of his comrades, Juan, to prevent him from going to Madrid where he could be arrested by Franco’s police…
Director: Alain Resnais.
Stars: Yves Montand, Ingrid Thulin, Geneviève Bujold, Jean Bouise, Jean Dasté, Michel Piccoli, Dominique Rozan, Jean-François Rémi, Marie Mergey, Anouk Ferjac, Roland Monod, Pierre Descazes, Paul Crauchet, Claire Duhamel, Antoine Bourseiller, Laurence Badie, Yvette Etiévant, Jean Bouise.
1966 Winner Priz Louis Delluc (Alain Resnais).
1967 New York Film Film Critics Circle Awards – Winner Best Foreign Film.
1968 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Writing, Story and Screenplay (Jorge Semprún).
AKA The War is Over
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