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No Place for Me

No Place for Me

A Feature film by F.J. Ossang

Produced by Compagnie des Films

Release in France : 25/02/1998

    Synopsis

    It’s about a young man in a Latin American capital city. His name is Angstel. He once almost became a writer. One day, he waits for Zelda in front of a movie theatre which is showing Murnau’s “Sunrise”, the most beautiful love story in the history of cinema. She doesn’t show up. Angstel takes her betrayal as his last chance to fade out. Thus begins a long night of peril...

    Actors (9)

    Production and distribution (4)

    Executive Producer :

    Compagnie des Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    UDI - Urban Distribution International

    Foreign production company :

    Valcine-Santiago

    French distributors :

    Les Films sans Frontières, Potemkine Films

    Subject

    The story begins when everything seems to be ending. The idea of the film. One very dark night, the obvious came knocking. I had run out of projects. Time was against me. I tried asking myself what is left when there’s nothing left, when every beaten path leads nowhere, when you’ve ceased to exist socially, nobody hears the words any more and a tissue of lies leads straight to the wall, so much so that all you can think about is filming yourself exploding against the wall, your own weapons turned against you... (F.J. Ossang - excerpt from press kit)

    Full credits (12)

    Executive Producer :

    Jacky Ouaknine

    Director of Photography :

    Rémy Chevrin

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Michel Burstein

    Production Designer :

    Santiago Isidro-Pin

    Costume designer :

    Pierre-Yves Gayraud

    Still Photographer :

    Christian Bamale

    Screenwriter :

    F.J. Ossang

    Sound Recordist :

    Stéphane Brunclair

    Editor :

    Thierry Rouden

    Music Composer :

    Messagero killer boy

    Sound Mixer :

    Julien Cloquet

    Location Manager :

    Pascal Metge

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Production language :

    English

    Coproducer countries :

    Chile, France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (Chile, France)

    Production year :

    1998

    French release :

    25/02/1998

    Runtime :

    1 h 37 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    87.968

    Visa issue date :

    20/02/1998

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (5)

    Moscow - International Film Festival - 1999

    Moscow - International Film Festival (Russia, 1999)

    Selection

    Panorama

    Locarno International Film Festival - 1997

    Locarno International Film Festival (Switzerland, 1997)

    Selection

    International Competition