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Quest for fire

Quest for fire

A Feature film by Jean-Jacques Annaud

Produced by Stephan-Films, Belstar Productions

Release in France : 16/12/1981

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Actors (4)

Production and distribution (4)

Executive Producers :

Stephan-Films, Belstar Productions

Film exports/foreign sales :

Roissy Films

Foreign production company :

International Cinema Corporation (ICC)

French distribution :

AMLF

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Synopsis

80,000 years ago, fire meant power. When a tribe is attacked by another aggressive tribe and their source of fire is stolen, three tribesmen travels in a quest for fire. They retrieve the source of fire from a primitive group of cannibals and a female prisoner escapes death. She follows the trio.

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Videos (2)

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Quest for fire

English trailer

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Quest for fire

Trailer (FR)

Photos (4)

Full credits (12)

Executive Producers :

Véra Belmont, Jacques Dorfmann

Author of original work :

J.-H. Rosny aîné

Screenwriter :

Gérard Brach

Director of Photography :

Claude Agostini

Assistant Editor :

Glenn Berman

Music Composer :

Philippe Sarde

Assistant Director :

Dominique Cheminal

Associate Producer :

Claude Nedjar

Foreign producers :

Denis Heroux, John Kemeny

Editor :

Yves Langlois

Continuity supervisor :

Laurence Duval-Annaud

Costume designer :

Penny Rose

Technical details

Feature film

Genres :

Fiction

Sub-genre :

Adventure, Historical

Production language :

French

Coproducer countries :

France, Canada

Original French-language productions :

Unknown

Nationality :

50% French (France, Canada)

Production year :

1982

French release :

16/12/1981

Runtime :

1 h 35 min

Current status :

Released

Visa number :

49261

Visa issue date :

16/12/1981

Approval :

Unknown

Production formats :

35mm

Color type :

Color

Aspect ratio :

2.1

Audio format :

Dolby

Posters (1)

Director

News

Festival Selections (5)

Academy Awards - 1983

Academy Awards (United States, 1983)

Selection

Nomination for Best Makeup

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1982

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1982)

Selection (5)

Best Production Design : Brian Morris

Best Cinematography : Claude Agostini

Best Original Music : Philippe Sarde

Best Director : Jean-Jacques Annaud

Best Film

Awards (2)

Academy Awards - 1983

Academy Awards (United States, 1983)

Awards

Academy Award for Best Makeup

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards - 1982

Cesar Awards - French film industry awards (France, 1982)

Awards (2)

César Award for Best Director : Jean-Jacques Annaud

César Award for Best Film