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Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

L'Intervention

February 1976. Somalian rebels hijack a school bus carrying 21 French children and their teacher in Djibouti City. When the terrorists drive it to a no-man’s-land on the border between Somalia and French territory, the French Government sends out a newly formed elite squad to rescue the hostages. Within a few hours, the highly trained team arrives to the crisis area, where the Somalian National Army has taken position behind the barbed wire on the border. The French unit is left with very few options to rescue the hostages. As the volatile situation unravels, the French men quickly come up with a daring plan: carry out a simultaneous 5 men sniper attack to get the children and the teacher out safely. A true story.

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Overview

February 1976. Somalian rebels hijack a school bus carrying 21 French children and their teacher in Djibouti City. When the terrorists drive it to a no-man’s-land on the border between Somalia and French territory, the French Government sends out a newly formed elite squad to rescue the hostages. Within a few hours, the highly trained team arrives to the crisis area, where the Somalian National Army has taken position behind the barbed wire on the border. The French unit is left with very few options to rescue the hostages. As the volatile situation unravels, the French men quickly come up with a daring plan: carry out a simultaneous 5 men sniper attack to get the children and the teacher out safely. A true story.

  • Release date Jan 30, 2019

Cast & Crew

  1. Olga Kurylenko

    Jane Andersen

  2. Alban Lenoir

    André Gerval

  3. Sébastien Lalanne

    Pierre Cazeneuve

  4. Michaël Abiteboul

    Georges Campère

  5. Vincent Pérez

    Général Favrart

  6. Josiane Balasko

    Michèle Sampieri

  7. Guillaume Labbé

    Jean-Luc Larrain

  8.  Full cast & crew
  9. Ben Cura

    Phillip Shafer

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