La Grande Illusion is a 1937 war film directed by Jean Revoir, and is regarded by critics as one of the masterpieces of French cinema. Set in a World War I German P.O.W. camp, two captured French soldiers plot to escape.
The late-eighteenth to early-nineteenth centuries were peak periods for French voyages of discovery and exploration throughout the Pacific. Join curator Sarah Morley to hear about several recently acquired journals from these voyages.