A nous la Liberté DVD

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SKU: 037429147726 Criterion Collection

A nous la Liberté DVD - 1931 French Film directed by René Clair. Two convicts plot to break out of prison in this delightful music comedy. Only one manages to escape but he rapidly becomes a successful entrepreneur. When his friend joins him, they become involved in a hectic plot of love and blackmail, finally escaping to freedom and the open road, leaving behind all bars, both actual and entrapment of success. Often acknowledged as the inspiration for Charlie Chaplin's 'Modern Times'. Stars Germaine Aussey, William Burke and Raymond Cordy. B/W, 97 minutes. French audio with optional English subtitles.