Noirs et Blancs en Couleur (Black and White in Color)
Noirs et Blancs en Couleur (Black and White in Color) (1976)

The inaugural film effort of French director Jean-Jacques Annaud, Black and White in Color is set during World War I. Upon the outbreak of hostilities, a French trading post in West Central Africa finds itself at odds with a formerly… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: September 22, 1976
DVD Release Date: June 24, 2003
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Emanuel Levy

Jean-Jacques Annaud made an impressive directing debut with his WWI-set political tale, which won the 1976 Best Foreign Language Oscar.

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John A. Nesbit
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biggest chuckles are often reserved for the blundering priests and merchants, as seen by the Ivory Coast natives

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Christopher Null

Its message is more enduring in regards to war than in regards to race relations

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Kevin M. Williams
The War To End All Wars, or World War One, and in colonial Africa the filthy French expatriates (less than European but imminently better than the eager to… More
Byron Brubaker
The recently release DVD of this film comes with the documentary The Sky Above, The Mud Below. Both were produced by well-respected Swiss producer Arthur Cohn.… More
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Black and White in Color" takes place in 1915 at Fort Coulais in French Equatorial Africa.(Well, it is not really a fort, more… More