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Le Combat dans l'île / Fire and Ice - Poster France

Le Combat dans l'île / Fire and Ice

A Feature film by Alain Cavalier

Produced by NEF - Nouvelles Éditions de Films

Release in France : 07/09/1962

    Synopsis

    Clément is a member of a secret political group and one day finds himself persuaded to take part in a murder with Serge, the leader, who has him completely in his power. Anne, Clément's wife is caused a good deal of suffering by her husband's violent and jealous nature. On Serge's orders, when the latter tells him that they have been denounced, Clément and his wife have to flee. They take refuge with Paul, an artist-craftsman and a childhood friend of Clément's, who lives in an old mill on the banks of the Seine. It is there that Clément hears on the radio that the murder victim is in fact unharmed, a dummy having been set up in his place. Serge has betrayed the cause and made a game of his friend. Clément, furious, vows to hunt down Serge and avenge himself. He leaves the mill, leaving Anne stranded. Paul must himself make a trip to Rome on business. There he learns that Anna had formerly lived in that cityand that she has been a mediocre actress whom Clément had torn away from a scandalous life. Curious, Paul traces Anne's life back through the years and when he returns to the mill he is fascinated by her many aspects. Clément is in Brazil where he finds Serge and kills him...

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    Full credits (13)

    Assistant directors :

    Philippe Collin, Nicolas Ribowski

    Screenwriters :

    Jean-Paul Rappeneau, Alain Cavalier

    Production Manager :

    Fred Surin

    Assistant editor :

    Monique André

    Music Composer :

    Serge Nigg

    Sound Mixer :

    Jean Nény

    Location Manager :

    Alain Queffelean

    Producer :

    Louis Malle

    Sound Recordist :

    André Hervée

    Editor :

    Pierre Gillette

    Continuity supervisor :

    Elisabeth Rappeneau

    Production Designer :

    Bernard Evein

    Narrator :

    Jean Topart

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1961

    French release :

    07/09/1962

    Runtime :

    1 h 42 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    25405

    Visa issue date :

    08/05/1962

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

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