The Legionary Movement in the Communist Film

This paper contains a short summary of the Romanian Legionary Movement, preceded by an analysis of the films about this Movement made in Communist Romania. The purpose of this paper is to see if the historical reality presented in these films is correct, or it is altered by the ideology ordered by The Communist Party.

Key words: Romania, Film, Communism, Legionary Movement, Corneliu Zelea Codreanu, Iron Guard, Twentieth Century, Interwar Period, Cold War Period.