We Will Remember Them

  • 10 10
  • 2010
  • 60min
We Will Remember Them
  • English, German, Dutch
  • English

The inhabitants of a town in southern Belgium have clever ways of commemorating the First World War every day.

We Will Remember Them
  • English, German, Dutch
  • English
Awards

AWARDS: Best watched documentary film. Belgian broadcaster VRT-Canvas

OFFICIAL SELECTIONS: Vision du Réel/ Byron Bay International Film Festival/ Dumbo International Film Festival/ Buenos Aires International Film Festival/ Nominated for the Ensor Best Feature length Documentary

We Will Remember Them. All the ways to commemorate the First World War

Ever since 1919, the daily life in Ypres, capital of Flanders Fields, has been dedicated to commemorating the First World War. 

On her journey through this landscape of remembrance, filmmaker Annabel Verbeke encounters the most diverse and sometimes contradictory ways of commemorating.