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Le Plaisir

Le Plaisir

A Feature film by Max Ophuls

Produced by Compagnie Commerciale Française Cinématographique (CCFC)

Release in France : 29/02/1952

    Synopsis

    Three stories about the pleasure. The first one is about a man hiding his age behind a mask to keep going to balls and fancying women - pleasure and youth. Then comes the long tale of Mme Tellier taking her girls (whores) to the country for attending her niece's communion - pleasure and purity. And lastly, Jean the painter falling in love with his model - pleasure and death.

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    Actors (44)

    Production and distribution (3)

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    Full credits (17)

    Executive Producer :

    Edouard Harispuru

    Dialogue Writer :

    Jacques Natanson

    Screenwriters :

    Jacques Natanson, Max Ophuls

    Sound recordists :

    Jean Rieul, Pierre Calvet

    Camera operators :

    Alain Douarinou, Jean Lallier, Walter Wottitz

    Assistant editor :

    Suzanne Rondeau

    Production Designer :

    Jean D'Eaubonne

    Costume designer :

    Georges Annenkov

    Location Manager :

    Hugo Benedek

    Assistant directors :

    Tony Aboyantz, Jean Valère

    Author of original work :

    Guy de Maupassant

    Directors of Photography :

    Christian Matras, Philippe Agostini

    Sound Assistant :

    Marcel Corvaisier

    Production Manager :

    Ralph Baum

    Continuity supervisor :

    Paule Converset

    Music Composer :

    Joe Hajos

    Still Photographer :

    Roger Forster

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Literary adaptation

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1951

    French release :

    29/02/1952

    Runtime :

    1 h 35 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    11464

    Visa issue date :

    08/02/1952

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (3)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Academy Awards - 1955

    Academy Awards (United States, 1955)

    Selection

    Oscar Nomination in the Best Art Direction in a Black & White Film category : Max Ophuls