As if you needed another reason to watch A French Village, Sarah Boslaugh from PLAYBACK:stl recently wrote a review of season 2 currently available on MHz Choice. Below is an excerpt from her review:

The quality of every element in A French Village is uniformly high.
World War II has been a popular topic for film and television programs for years, but few of those fictional portrayals have focused on how the war affected daily life in occupied regions. That’s one reason the French television series A French Village feels so fresh and insightful—it’s not about heroics on the battlefront or heartwarming displays of patriotism far from the action but about the ways ordinary citizens in a small French village cope, on a day-to-day basis, with the reality of living under German occupation. Read full review.