Synopsis by Sandra Brennan
In this French crime drama, an ex-Resistance fighter has a ruined reputation after he succumbed to Nazi torture during the war and spilled vital information. After the war, he witnesses a killing and finds himself considered the prime suspect. He is brought in for questioning. The leader of an underground political group, the real killer, is also questioned. Fearing that the fighter will rat on him, the leader has the fighter, who kept quiet, murdered.
criminal, false-accusation, fear, France, Germany, group, informer, killing, leader, murder, occupation [military], questioning [police interrogation], resistance, resistance-fighters, secrets, secret-society, society, suspect, torture, underground [counterculture], witness