Netflix has dropped official trailer of military movie “The Forgotten Battle” on Monday, 13 September 2021. The forgotten film is focuses on the WWII crucial battle that claimed 10,000 lives but secured supply lines for the Allied forces’ push to liberate Europe from Nazi Germany. It follows the lives of three people involved in the conflict: a young Dutchman fighting for the Germans, a stray English glider pilot and a local girl who is part of the resistance movement.
The official synopsis of the forgotten battle is set on November 1944 where the flooded island of Walcheren, Zeeland, hundreds of Allied troopers is battling German forces. Three younger lives are inextricably linked. A Dutch boy preventing for the Germans, an English glider pilot, and a woman from Zeeland engaged within the Resistance in opposition to his will are compelled to make necessary decisions that have an effect on each their very own freedom and the liberty of others.
The English and dutch war drama film is directed by Matthijs van Heijningen Jr. and strory written by Jesse Maiman. In an interview Matthijs said that, “The project was initiated by the vfonds, the Netherlands’ National Fund for Peace, Freedom and Veteran Care. Directing this forgotten battle film, with a Dutch and international cast, promises to be a real spectacle.”
The forgotten Battle film is set to be premiere on 15 October 2021 in Netflix streaming platform. According to Netflix, “During WWII’s crucial Battle of the Scheldt, the lives of a glider pilot, a Nazi soldier and a reluctant Resistance recruit tragically intersect.” Check out the trailer of the forgotten battle film:-
The star cast of the forgotten battle film are Tom Felton, Gijs Blom, Jamie Flatters, Susan Radder, Jan Bijvoet, Mark Van Eeuwen, Marthe Schneider, Coen Bril and Ronald Kalter.