French Foreign Legion Documentary Movies

Some interesting world documentaries about the French Foreign Legion.

 

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Légionnaire, mon frère

Legionnaire, my brother. A French Ministry of the Armed Forces official documentary (2017). An initial instruction and becoming a legionnaire.

-26min-

BodyHack - French Foreign Legion

An Australian documentary (2016), one of the episodes of the BodyHack with Todd Sampson tv series. The jungle course with 3e REI in French Guiana.

-46min-

Legião Estrangeira

Foreign Legion. A Brazilian documentary (1978). An interesting film showing, besides other things, the very rare images of advanced training courses in Corsica.

-15min-

Les légionnaires 8 semaines dans l enfer de la jungle

The legionnaires for 8 weeks in the hell of the Jungle. French documentary (2014). French Guiana and the toughest French military course for ordinary soldiers.

-1h24min-

La Légion sans Baroud

The Legion without fighting. A French documentary (1966). Legionnaires of the 2e REI, 1er REC, 2e REP and the training group placed in Corsica, during the peace time.

-15min-

Francia Idegenlégió

A Hungarian documentary (2011). Legionnaires of the 3e REI and their Brasilian colleagues during the Jungle Training course in French Guiana.

-48min-

Французский иностранный легион

French Foreign Legion. A Russian documentary (2012). Aubagne - Castelnaudary - 2e REP.

-01h14min-

Foreign Legion: Part 2

Second part of a British documentary (1996). British legionnaires and 3e REI in French Guiana.

-48min-

Foreign Legion: Part 1

The first part of a British documentary (1996). British recruits join one of the toughest training programmes in the world.

-51min-

FFL presented by Simon Murray

A British documentary (1983) about the French Foreign Legion presented by Simon Murray, who served in 1960-65.

-50min-

Fremdenlegion

A German documentary (2008) about the Foreign Legion.

-39min-

Six semaines dans l-enfer vert

Six weeks in the green hell. A French documentary film (2007). The training course in French Guiana (South America).

-01h13m-

Warriors of the French Foreign Legion

US Discovery Channel documentary about the French Foreign Legion (2002).

-50min-

Les Recrues de la Seconde Chance

Recruits of the second chance. A French documentary (2005) about the Legion. Recruiting, selection process, basic training, F.Guiana, Afghanistan.

-01h13m-

Je serais légionnaire

I will be a legionaire. A French documentary (2005) about the four months of basic training in 4e RE, Castelnaudary.

-53min-

Les Légionnaires Parachutistes

A French documentary (2011) about the 2nd Foreign Parachute Regiment (2e REP) training in Djibouti (Africa).

-53min-

Fremdenlegion - die Hölle im Regenwald

The Foreign Legion - Hell in rainforest. A German documentary (2011). Jungle training in French Guiana, 3e REI...

-43min-

Muukalaislegioona

A Swedish documentary (1990) about the Foreign Legion. First weeks at a farm, basic training in Castelnaudary, the 3e REI in French Guiana...

-59min-

The French Foreign Legion

A US documentary (1999) about the French Foreign Legion. The Warrior Tradition series.

-43min-

Deutsche Legionäre im Indochinakrieg

A German documentary about the German legionnaires fighting in the First Indochina War (1946 - 1954).

-52min-

Presentation of the 2e REP

2REP. A nice and dynamic presentation of the French Foreign Legion airborne regiment based in Calvi, Corsica (2010).

-02m50s-