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Eye of Vichy, The

A Film by Claude Chabrol

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The Eye of Vichy is a brilliantly chosen compilation of long forgotten film footage and newsreels produced by the Nazis and French collaborators during World War Two. From the small town of Vichy in central France, Field Marshall Petain's puppet government worked with their Nazi overlords in creating pro-Nazi propaganda. Seeking to turn the tide of public emotion against both the Allied Forces and the Jews, they skillfully produced a strange alternative history of the war years that is shocking and grimly fascinating. French New Wave founder Claude Chabrol creates a masterful look at Nazis and media manipulation that is as engrossing as any of his thrillers.

What the Critics are Saying

"The excesses of Nazi Germany… essential viewing!" -The Independent

"Amazing images of Nazi-occupied France!" -London Daily Express

"Devastating - a chilling testament!" -London Times

Features and Specifications

Bonus materials:

  • Inside the Third Reich: A Photographic Tour
  • Trailer Gallery
  • Scene Access

Format: DVD
Release Year: 1993
Running Time: 110 minutes
Color: B/W
Language: English narration

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