TV5MONDE pays tribute to Lino Ventura in February. In October 1942, in Tobrouk, our French soldiers manage to escape a German petrol dump and soon find themselves lost in the middle of the desert. Also starring Charles Aznavour and Golden Globe Nominee Hardy Kruger.

Next scheduled broadcast Feb, 20 2018 08:30 pm
In October 1942, in Tobrouk, a French commando raids a German petrol dump. Four French soldiers manage to escape and soon find themselves lost in the middle of the desert. After an exhausting day of walking, they capture a German armoured car and its five soldiers. One soldier survives and is taken prisoner. This is the beginning of a surprising adventure, where - in the face of danger - each man discovers solidarity. Directed by: Denys de la Patellière (Spain/Germany/France, black and white, 1961) Dialogue: Michel Audiard Starring: Lino Ventura (Théo), Charles Aznavour (Samuel), Hardy Kruger (Ludwig von Stegel), Maurice Biraud (François), German Cobos (Paolo) Genre: adventure
Feb, 24 2018 01:30 am