La Chatte

TitleLa Chatte
Publication TypeFilm
Year of Publication1958
AuthorsDecoin, Henri
Running Time108 minutes
Date Released04/18/1958
Publication LanguageFrench

Loosely based on the life of Mathilde Carré, a Resistance fighter and double agent in occupied France, La Chatte reveals how women responded to the shifting politics and rebelled against the atrocities of World War II. After the death of her husband, Cora takes up his role in the Resistance. When captured by Nazis, she refuses to divulge information that would jeopardize her cause. The film was followed by a sequel, La Chatte Sort Ses Griffesin 1960.

Translated TitleThe Cat
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