Students answer questions as they view the film, "The Lost Battalion." 90 minutes
If you're watching the DVD version with extras about letters from WWI, there are additional questions for students to answer about that segment also, which extends the length of the activity to over 2 hours.
About the Film: The fact-based story of an Allied battalion hemmed in deep behind enemy lines during World War I. The soldiers bravely hold their positions, incurring terrible losses in the process while their superior officers, far from the firing line, prepare to write them off as expendable casualties.
Release date: December 2, 2001 (USA)