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The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

A Feature film by Luis Buñuel

Produced by Greenwich Film Productions

Release in France : 15/09/1972

    Synopsis

    A complex, shifting, virtually plotless web of dreams within dreams within dreams, centered around a group of six outwardly respectable upper-middle class members of society and their repeatedly thwarted attempts to have a meal together - the interruptions becoming more and more surreal as the film progresses.

    Actors (32)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Greenwich Film Productions

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Lumière International

    Foreign production companies :

    Jet Films, Dean Film

    French distribution :

    Fox France

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    International releases (10)

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    Full credits (15)

    Executive Producer :

    Serge Silberman

    Dialogue Writers :

    Jean-Claude Carrière, Luis Buñuel

    Director of Photography :

    Edmond Richard

    Camera Operator :

    Bernard Noisette

    Editor :

    Hélène Plemiannikov

    Production Designer :

    Pierre Guffroy

    Sound Mixer :

    Jacques Carrère

    Location Manager :

    Jean Lara

    Assistant Director :

    Pierre Lary

    Screenwriters :

    Jean-Claude Carrière, Luis Buñuel

    Sound Recordist :

    Guy Villette

    Production Manager :

    Ully Pickardt

    Continuity supervisor :

    Suzanne Durrenberger

    Costume designer :

    Jacqueline Guyot

    Still Photographer :

    Yves Manciet

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    Italy, Spain, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Italy, Spain, France)

    Production year :

    1972

    French release :

    15/09/1972

    Runtime :

    1 h 45 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    39910

    Visa issue date :

    19/09/1972

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (6)

    Director

    Festival Selections (3)

    Academy Awards - 1973

    Academy Awards (United States, 1973)

    Selection (2)

    Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film

    Nomination for Best Original Screenplay : Luis Buñuel, Jean-Claude Carrière

    Awards (2)

    Academy Awards - 1973

    Academy Awards (United States, 1973)

    Awards

    Best Foreign Film

    French Syndicate of Cinema Critics - 1972

    French Syndicate of Cinema Critics (1972)

    Awards

    French Syndicate of Cinema Critics Price