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Série noire

Série noire

A Feature film by Alain Corneau

Produced by Prospectacle, Gaumont, Alliance Film Communication (AFC)

Release in France : 25/04/1979

    Synopsis

    Franck Poupart is a slightly neurotic door-to-door salesman in a sinister part of Paris' suburbs. He meets Mona, a teenager, who's been made a prostitute by her own aunt. Franck would like to change his life and also save Mona from her aunt. Murder is the only solution he finds to achieve his goal... A very gloomy movie, exuding dispair and uneasiness, with pathetic characters.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (7)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producers :

    Prospectacle, Gaumont, Alliance Film Communication (AFC)

    French distribution :

    Gaumont

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Gaumont, StudioCanal Films Limited

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (19)

    Executive Producer :

    Maurice Bernart

    Dialogue Writer :

    Georges Perec

    Screenwriters :

    Alain Corneau, Georges Perec

    Sound Recordist :

    Michel Desrois

    Assistant Operators :

    Pascal Lebègue, Jean-Claude Vicquery

    Production managers :

    Catherine Lapoujade, Yvon Crenn

    Sound editor :

    Annie Baronnet

    Continuity supervisor :

    Hélène Sebillotte

    Special Effects :

    Claude Albouze

    Still Photographer :

    Étienne George

    Assistant directors :

    Laurent Ferrier, Serge Frydman, Pascal Ortega, Freddie Wong

    Author of original work :

    Jim Thompson

    Director of Photography :

    Pierre-William Glenn

    Sound assistants :

    Denis Carquin, Gérard Dacquay

    Camera Operator :

    Jean-Francis Gondre

    Editor :

    Thierry Derocles

    Assistant editors :

    Chantal Ellia, Christophe Loizillon

    Foley artist :

    Daniel Couteau

    Sound Mixer :

    Claude Villand

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama, Metaphysics, Bizarre

    Themes :

    Solitude/loneliness, Suicide

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1979

    French release :

    25/04/1979

    Runtime :

    1 h 50 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    50197

    Visa issue date :

    11/05/1979

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.66

    Audio format :

    Mono