One of my favorites is La Nuit de Varennes, which takes place mainly in a
coach crossing France from Paris to Varennes and features among the
characters Thomas Paine, Casanova, a writer & bookseller who actually
existed, and a lady-in-waiting to Marie Antoinette.
From: Joan Goodwin [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Thursday, August 23, 2001 8:11 PM
To: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: French Revolution
I have two faculty who are looking for either feature films or
documentaries about the French Revolution. While they have reviewed several
titles, they are not yet satisfied.
Does anyone have any great suggestions for this picky pair? ("Danton" will
Thanks in advance,