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ROVIGO (IT) | Maudite soit la guerre

  • Conservatorio di Musica "Francesco Venezze" 241 Corso del Popolo Rovigo, Veneto, 45100 Italy (map)
   Maudite soit la guerre   ( French :  Damn the War ) is a 1914 (50min)  Belgian   silent   anti-war film  directed and scripted by  Alfred Machin , starring  Baert . The film shows how war destroys love and friendship through the story of two friends obliged to fight each other as pilots in the  Air Force  of their respective (unnamed) countries. The film, released just before the beginning of  WWI , is one of the oldest anti-war films ever made and includes a remarkable anticipation of  Aerial warfare .

Maudite soit la guerre (French: Damn the War) is a 1914 (50min) Belgian silent anti-war film directed and scripted by Alfred Machin, starring Baert. The film shows how war destroys love and friendship through the story of two friends obliged to fight each other as pilots in the Air Force of their respective (unnamed) countries. The film, released just before the beginning of WWI, is one of the oldest anti-war films ever made and includes a remarkable anticipation of Aerial warfare.

Later Event: October 19
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