A cross-over between the Hugo novel (and its film versions) and
Peter Watkins' amazing, heart-breaking drama-doc.
39 years have passed since Les Amis de l'ABC (mostly) died on the
barricades. Now another generation is fighting desperately for its
life in la Semaine Sanglante. Baron de Pontmercy, a Versailles
government official, sits in his office and calls for "total
expiation" - i.e. extermination of the enemy. But the past can touch
the present in many ways...
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