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    • And the Show Went On

    • Cultural Life in Nazi-Occupied Paris
    • By: Alan Riding
    • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
    • Length: 16 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 14

    Alan Riding introduces a pageant of 20th-century artists who lived and worked under the Nazis and explores the decisions each made about whether to stay or flee, collaborate or resist. We see Maurice Chevalier and Edith Piaf singing before French and German audiences; Picasso painting and occasionally selling his work from his Left Bank apartment; and Marcel Carné and Henri-Georges Clouzot, among others, directing movies....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • I couldn't finish it

    • By Arthur on 02-15-13

    Regular price: $27.99