Synopsis:
On the 4th of August 1914 the German army invaded Belgium in contempt of international treaties. Will follow a series of terrible events in the heart of Belgium : civilians massacres, massive exodus to France, the Netherlands and England, misery and famine against which other Great Nation organizes the largest humanitarian operation ever seen. This series of three 90-minute episodes each tells the daily life of Belgian civilians in occupied Belgium, the Belgian who had to flee abroad and the Belgian soldiers who fought on the Yser front ..
Director's filmography:
- Blanval (1991 - Feature)
- Petit cyclone et la ligne comète (1993 - TV)
- D'Auschwitz à Jérusalem (1998 - TV)
- Siegi Hirsch, artisan des relations humaines (2005 - TV)
- 14-18 L'Histoire belge (1) (2014 - Feature)
- 14-18 L'Histoire belge (2) (2014 - Feature)
- 14-18 L'Histoire belge (3) (2014 - Feature)
- 14-18 : la Belgique au tournant de son histoire (2014 - Feature)
Type:
Feature
Genre:
Doc
Year of production:
2014
Status:
Finished
Runtime:
270' ( 3x90')
Production:
AT-Doc (AT-Prod)