Forbidden Games (Jeux interdits) 1952
Orphaned after a Nazi air raid, Paulette, a young Parisian girl, runs into Michel, an older peasant boy, and the two quickly become close. Together, they try to make sense of the chaotic and crumbling world around them, attempting to cope with death as they create a burial ground for Paulette's deceased pet dog. Eventually, however, Paulette's stay with Michel's family is threatened by the harsh realities of wartime.
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 8 wins.
1h 26min | Drama, War
Stars: Georges Poujouly, Brigitte Fossey, Amédée
Director: René Clément
Rating: Not Rated