Elegy for Dunkirk
From Atonement
00:00 - 05:25
5m 25s

This short scene captures in one take 3 soldiers who arrive on Dunkirk Beach during the British evacuation in World War II. 

This clip contains profanity at the following moments: 00:35 - 00:36

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