gets a new look !

gets a new look !

gets a new look !

By continuing to use this website, you agree to the use of cookies in order to offer you content and services that are tailored to your interests.

[Find out more][OK]
My Chinese Sister

My Chinese Sister

A Feature film by Alain Mazars

Produced by Mact Productions

Release in France : 09/11/1994

  • Contents

Actors (5)

Production and distribution (2)

Executive Producer :

Mact Productions

French distribution :

K Films


In 1977, one year after Mao's death, Robert Chantegris returns to China with his ten year-old daughter Blanche. He is sent as an instructor to a community of French volunteers who are helping the Chinese build a petrochemical complex in Hangzhou. Almost immediately upon his arrival, Robert Chantegris becomes intrigued by "Lune d'Automne"'s ploy. This beautiful acrobat arranges mysterious meetings with him in the garden of the "Pavillon Rouge", where a troop of acrobats performs. "Lune d'Automne", we later learn, is none other than Robert Chantegris' daughter, born 27 years earlier. At the time, in 1949, Robert Chantegris was living in China, servin as a missionary. He fell madly in love with the beautiful acrobat "Brume de Rivière" and wasn't able to resist his desirous temptation. From the brief affair, "Lune d'Automne" was conceived. Robert Chantegris was then forced to leave China in 1950 because of communism, oblivous to the fact that he was leaving a child behind...

Full credits (10)

Executive Producers :

Martine de Clermont-Tonnerre, Antoine de Clermont-Tonnerre

Director of Photography :

Jacques Bouquin

Production manager :

Irène Sohm

Editor :

Alain Mazars

Music Composer :

Olivier Hutman

Screenwriter :

Alain Mazars

Sound Recordist :

Jean-Claude Brisson

Press Attaché (film) :

Stéphane Schoukroun

Production Designers :

Wang Zi Ming, Zhu Ying

Costume designers :

Wang Hui Juan, Zhang Rei Chang

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :


Production language :


Original French-language productions :


Nationality :

100% French

Production year :


French release :


Runtime :

1 h 35 min

Current status :


Visa number :


Visa issue date :


Approval :


Production formats :


Color type :


Aspect ratio :


Audio format :