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Returning to the screen, this French film classic details how a quick, unthinking action can have a devastating impact.

Julien is a young boy at a boarding school in occupied France. When new students arrive, Julien is unaware that they are Jews in hiding, and of the dangers they face in the outside world. Forming a close bond with one of the boys, Jean, he soon uncovers the truth, and when the Gestapo come to inspect the school, and instinctive action has catastrophic consequences.