The 317th Platoon

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The 317th Platoon
Directed by Pierre Schoendoerffer
Produced by Georges de Beauregard
Benito Perojo
Written by Pierre Schoendoerffer
Starring Jacques Perrin
Cinematography Raoul Coutard
Edited by Armand Psenny
Release dates
  • 31 March 1965 (1965-03-31)
Running time 100 minutes
Country France
Language French

The 317th Platoon (French: La 317e Section) is a 1965 French war film set during the French Vietnam war (1946-54) directed by Pierre Schoendoerffer. It was entered into the 1965 Cannes Film Festival where it won the award for Best Screenplay.[1]

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  1. ^ "Festival de Cannes: The 317th Platoon". festival-cannes.com. Retrieved 2009-03-01. 

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