The story of how the people of Paris cope with the strains and struggles of war, from the siege of the city by the Prussians during the Franco-Prussian War of 1871 to the invasion by the Germans in World War II.
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The film was shot in 1940 but not released in France until November 1945 because of the war. It was released in the US as "Heart of a Nation" in 1943. See more
Music by Camille Robert
Lyrics by Louis Bousquet See more