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A young Vietnamese boy's life is thrown into turmoil by the war raging in his country. The ten year old remains with his mother and baby sister as his father goes off to fight for the Viet Cong. During his father's absence, his mother dies from overwork and the inability to find proper medical care for her illness. He cares for his baby sister and struggles to earn a living by shining shoes and doing other odd jobs before his father returns. Both an American soldier and a Viet Cong regular are shown defending their country's political agenda. Also shown are guerilla tactics and bombings in this feature directed by veteran combat photographer Raoul Coutard.

  1. Raoul Coutard

    Director

  2. Françoise Lorrain

    Novel

Top Billed Cast

  1. Phi Lan

    Xuan

  2. Phi Lan

    Hung

  3. Huynh Cazenas

    Xuan

  4. Danièle Delorme

    Danièle Delorme

    l'infirmière française

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Original Title Hoa-Binh

Status Released

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  • June 22, 1970
    Theatrical

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Original Language French

Runtime 1h 33m

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