Betrayed by an informant, Philippe Gerbier finds himself trapped in a torturous Nazi prison camp. Though Gerbier escapes to rejoin the Resistance in occupied Marseilles, France, and exacts his revenge on the informant, he must continue a quiet, seemingly endless battle against the Nazis in an atmosphere of tension, paranoia and distrust.
Plot Keywords: paris, france, based on novel or book, marseille, france, vichy regime, concentration camp, world war ii, czech, nazi, french resistance, german occupation, 1940s
|Original Title||L'Armée des ombres|
|Writers||Jean-Pierre Melville, Joseph Kessel|
|Production Companies||Fono Roma, Les Films Corona|
|Production Countries||France, Italy|
|Spoken Languages||Deutsch, Français, English|