"La Silence de la Mer"
Directed by Jean-Pierre Melville
An old man and his
beautiful niece are forced to endure the presence of a Nazi officer during the German
occupation of their small French village. Vowing never to speak to the invader, the couple
listen in silence as the officer pours out his ideas and feelings about music, war and his
love of France. Just as the officer overcomes their enmity and at the same time discovers
the realities of Nazism in France, he is ordered to the eastern front. French with English