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Louis, the Child King

Louis, the Child King

A Feature film by Roger Planchon

Produced by Les Films du Losange

Release in France : 21/04/1993

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Les Films du Losange

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Les Films du Losange

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Pitched headlong into a complex and bloody "tracking game", Louis had to find his way by himself, learn painfully to play his "part" as King, and find the "Sovereign" within himself. He who wishes to become a "leader", a "man of influence", has a lot of hard work to do on himself. Louis undertook this work between childhood and adolescence. A few years later, he founded the first Absolute Monarchy in the world and became Louis the Great, King Louis XIV, known as the Sun King...

Full credits (14)

Executive Producer :

Margaret Menegoz

Director of Photography :

Gérard Simon

Production managers :

Jean-Marc Deschamps, Marc Maurette

Editor :

Isabelle Devinck

Assistant editors :

Mathilde Cousin, Laurent Rouan

Music Composer :

Jean-Pierre Fouquey

Sound mixers :

Thierry Lebon, Vincent Arnardi, Jacques Thomas-Gérard

Screenwriter :

Roger Planchon

Assistant Operators :

Emmanuel Ortner, François Paumard

Press Attaché (film) :

Marie-Josée Di Tullio

Sound editors :

Gilles Fargout, Nadine Muse

Production Designer :

Ezio Frigerio

Costume designer :

Franca Squarciapino

Still Photographers :

François Paumard, Julio Donoso

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Feature film

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Historical, Portrait

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100% French

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Runtime :

2 h 40 min

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62283 et 71485

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Dolby A

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