Sergeant X (1960 film)
Sergeant X (French: Sergent X) is a 1960 French drama film directed by Bernard Borderie and starring Noëlle Adam, Christian Marquand and Paul Guers. It is a remake of the 1932 film of the same title. It was made in the style of a traditional Foreign Legion film with little acknowledgement of the ongoing Algerian War.
|Directed by||Bernard Borderie|
|Written by||Ivan Loukach|
|Produced by||Ignace Morgenstern|
|Edited by||Christian Gaudin|
|Music by||Georges Auric|
Les Films Marceaue
|19 February 1960|
After becoming involved in a track accident in North Africa, a former paratrooper returns home to find his girlfriend believes him dead and has married another man. He enlists in the French Foreign Legion.
- Bedjaoui p.112
- Bedjaoui, Ahmed. Cinema and the Algerian War of Independence: Culture, Politics, and Society. Springer Nature, 2020.