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A Pure Formality

A Feature film by Giuseppe Tornatore

Release in France : 18/05/1994

    Synopsis

    A police inspector collects literary quotes. A mouse wants a bite of cheese, is caught in a trap and pulls out with its head covered in blood. A pure formality.

    Actors (7)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Co-productions :

    Sidonie, F Comme Film, TF1 Films Production, Orly Films, DD Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Summit Group

    Foreign production companies :

    Tiger Cinematografica, Cecchi Gori Group

    French distribution :

    AFMD

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    International releases (7)

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    Full credits (11)

    Adapter/dialogue writer :

    Pascal Quignard

    Screenwriter :

    Giuseppe Tornatore

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Gamet

    Editor :

    Giuseppe Tornatore

    Music Composer :

    Ennio Morricone

    Still Photographer :

    Luca Biamonte

    Line Producers :

    Bruno Altissimi, Claudio Saraceni

    Director of Photography :

    Blasco Giurato

    Production Manager :

    Giuseppe Giglietti

    Production Designer :

    Andrea Crisanti

    Costume designer :

    Béatrice Bordone

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Minority French (Italy)

    Production year :

    1994

    French release :

    18/05/1994

    Runtime :

    1 h 47 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    82.263

    Visa issue date :

    10/05/1994

    Approval :

    Yes

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    CinemaScope

    Audio format :

    Dolby A

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Cannes International Film Festival - 1994

    Cannes International Film Festival (France, 1994)

    Selection

    Official Competition