Verdun: Looking at History [DVD] 
- SKU: 25777385
- Release Date: 11/04/2014
- Restoring "Verdun" (13 minutes): from la cinémathèque de Toulouse and la cineteca di Bologna, never before seen interviews look into the research and restoration process of Léon Poirier's film.
- Visions of "Verdun" (18 minutes): analyzing Verdun, looking at history, several specialists share their personal take on Léon Poirier's work: historical, technical, musicological or anecdotal.
- The French take their revenge in Verdun (29 minutes): an account of the French counter-offensive in the spring of 1916 through archive footage edited by the French Section cinématographie de l'Armée, now archived at the ECPAD.
Shot a decade after the end of the first world war, Leon Poirier's war drama Verdun, Visions d'Histoire recreates the historic Battle of Verdun in remarkable detail. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi
Cast & Crew
- Albert Prejean
- Thomy Bourdelle
- Hans Brausewetter
- Maurice Schutz
- André Nox