1917 is an upcoming American War film directed by Sam Mendes by Sam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns. "1917" Lovers of historical fiction cinema received a great gift this Thursday, with the new preview of "1917", a film about the First World War. "1917" a film by Sam Mendes, the same director who brought us "Skyfall", who this time will give us a tour of the French and German trenches. The advance shows us great images in which we can see the soldiers fleeing the canyons, covering themselves with bullets and surviving explosions.
It should be noted that "1917" will feature the participation of actors such as Benedict Cumberbach, who gave life to the great mathematician Alan Turing and the supreme sorcerer Stephen Strange; in addition to Richard Madden and Geoge McKay. The film will tell some of the stories that happened in World War I, one of the bloodiest in all history. So on August 22, 1914, 27 thousand Frenchmen died, 2 thousand more than in the entire Algerian War, because they marched towards the German cannons dressed in striking uniforms instead of camouflaged ones. However, the war also gave space for a moment of peace and fellowship, with the event known as the "Christmas Truce", where soldiers from the German and French trenches decided to make a small truce at Christmas 1914 and gathered to play A football match.
Principal photography commenced on May 25, 2018 in New York, United States and concluded on March 15, 2019. The film is set for release on Decembe 25, 2019.