21 Brothers (2011)

Unrated   |    |  Drama, History, War


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Set in W.W.1 the film follows the story of the Canada's 21st battalion as it prepares for the battle of Courcelette in September 1916.


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23 November 2012 | claujon
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| "a vivid, meaningful portrayal" John Doyle Globe and Mail
I checked out this film after reading about it in the Globe and Mail. Here is the review by Globe and Mail critic John Doyle.

"Among the truly important programs is 21 Brothers (it's on video-on-demand across Canada this weekend), made by Michael McGuire of Factory Film Studio in Kingston Ontario. The full-length movie is a "faux" documentary that chronicles Canada's 21st Battalion as the troops prepare for the Battle of Flers-Courcelette on Sept. 15, 1916. The idea was to document the build-up to the battle in real time, and it was filmed in one long take – recognized by The Guinness Book of World Records recently as the "Longest Uncut Film in the world," running 91 minutes and eight seconds. It's not showy or preachy; it's a vivid, meaningful portrayal of young soldiers and officers who are homesick, terrified and brave."

JOHN DOYLE The Globe and Mail Published Saturday, Nov. 10 2012

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