Diary of an Unknown Soldier
Peter Watkins

1959 / United Kingdom / 17’
OCT 20 / 7.00 pm, Cinemateca – M. F. Ribeiro Cinema

PETER WATKINS RETROSPECTIVE

The diary of a soldier at the front, during the First World War, describing his brothers in arms. He watches many of them losing their lives to take a few yards of muddy ground from the enemy, and ultimately he becomes one of the glorified by the achievement.