La GUERRE DANS LE HAUT-PAYS (1999)

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  • The WAR IN THE HIGHLANDS Alternative

Synopsis

Drama. Period drama set in winter 1797-1798, during the six days leading up to the fall of Berne and French victory under Napoleon. The division of opinion among inhabitants of the Vallée des Ormonts, between those who support the Berne government and those supporting revolutionaries allied to the French, brings personal tragedy as a father and son are forced to fight on opposite sides.

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