This Land is Mine

TitleThis Land is Mine
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1943
AuthorsRenoir, Jean
Running Time103 minutes
DistributorRKO Radio Pictures
CountryUnited States
Mediumblack and white
Publication LanguageEnglish, German

This war propaganda film by director Jean Renoir offered American audiences a simplistic story of French resistance during World War II. A school teacher living in an unidentified European town finds his courage when the woman he loves is personally caught between resistors and collaborators. On trial for the death of her brother, Albert issues passionate please for liberty and resistance. 


Charles Laughton

Maureen O'Hara

George Sanders

Walter Slezak

Kent Smith 


Produced by Jean Renoir and Dudley Nichols

Directed by Jean Renoir

Written by Dudley Nichols

Cinematography by Frank Redman

Edited by Frederic Knudtson

Music by Lothar Perl

Production Design by Eugene Lourie

Costume Design by Renie



Translated TitleVivre libre
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