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Ligne 208

A Feature film by Bernard Dumont

Produced by Agat Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo

Release in France : 31/01/2001

    Synopsis

    Bruno, big-hearted tough guy, Jean, his childhood friend and Djamila, daughter of immigrants, all grew up on a housing estate. Djamila is married to Bruno, her handsome Frenchman. Jean is a cop. Bruno has just started a bus driving job, but his life goes into a spin when he's attacked by a gang of youths from a neighboring estate. One slash of a knife and Bruno's life and future are at stake. Despite Jean's friendship and Djamila's love, Bruno withdraws into himself, hanging out in the bar he'd go to when he was a kid and which has now become a meeting place for a right wing group. His desire to find his attacker becomes an obsession and risks destroying everything around him…

    Actors (13)

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Agat Films & Cie / Ex Nihilo

    French distribution :

    Les Films du Paradoxe

    Co-production :

    France 3 Cinéma

    Full credits (10)

    Executive Producer :

    Yvon Davis

    Director of Photography :

    Pierre Milon

    Press Attaché (film) :

    Robert Schlockoff

    Continuity supervisor :

    Isabelle Le Grix

    Music Composer :

    Érik Truffaz

    Screenwriters :

    Bernard Dumont, Sylvie Bailly

    Sound Recordist :

    Jean-Claude Brisson

    Editor :

    Mariette Levy-Novion

    Production Designer :

    Alain Tenenbaum

    Costume designer :

    Patricia Dubois

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    2000

    French release :

    31/01/2001

    Runtime :

    1 h 37 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    94.983

    Visa issue date :

    21/07/2000

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

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