He walks all night in the blistering cold, and finally comes upon three stoves burning in the open air. He hesitates at first, but then he cannot resist the painful need to warm his hands for a moment. As he gets closer to the light, he realizes that it lies within a mining pit. He sees workers throwing out useless rubbish in preparation for the next day.
Review/Film: Germinal; From Claude Berri, A Zola Classic
Germinal analyse film - Mots | Etudier
Sign In. Germinal Hide Spoilers. During it's 2. The story is woven around a handful of characters who represent the forces at work; management, union, profiteers, scabs, etc. About Zola's novel, Havelock Ellis wrote: "It was neither amusing enough nor outrageous enough to attract the multitude". A must see for cinema buffs but not likely have broad commercial appeal.
Il faut lire Je dois faire une examen orale sur le livre. C'est trop long le livre e je n'ai pas du temps. Il est super bien comme livre mais long.
Etienne is a wandering laborer who lands in Voreux and eventually inspires - informed by his powerful socialist convictions - a labor strike for better pay and working conditions. He is afflicted by bellicose tendencies, which are all the more intensified when he is drunk. He is well-read, and comes under the influence of Marxist ideas, hoping to spark a revolution and be part of a worldwide revolt against bourgeois interests.