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La Fin du Jour

La Fin du Jour

A Feature film by Julien Duvivier

Produced by Regina Films

Release in France : 22/03/1939

    Synopsis

    Aged penniless actors are living in a old people's home. They always talk about their past glory or failures. One day Raphael Saint-Clair comes; he has been a famous actor and had a lot of love affairs. Passions come back, and jealousies... A bitter film about aging, failure and the entertainment.

    Source : IMDb

    Actors (45)

    Production and distribution (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Regina Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Celia Films

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (12)

    Assistant directors :

    Pierre Duvivier, Robert Vernay

    Producers :

    Arys Nissotti, Pierre O'connell

    Directors of Photography :

    Armand Thirard, Robert Juillard, Christian Matras

    Camera Operator :

    Ernest Bourreaud

    Editor :

    Marthe Poncin

    Production Designer :

    Jacques Krauss

    Dialogue Writer :

    Charles Spaak

    Screenwriters :

    Charles Spaak, Julien Duvivier

    Sound recordists :

    Antoine Archimbaud, Tony Leenhardt

    Production Manager :

    Robert Vernay

    Continuity supervisor :

    Madeleine Lefèvre

    Still Photographer :

    Robert Joffres

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Themes :

    Ageing

    Production language :

    French

    Production country :

    France

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French (France)

    Production year :

    1939

    French release :

    22/03/1939

    Runtime :

    1 h 48 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    618

    Visa issue date :

    31/07/1940

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Rating restrictions :

    None

    Posters (5)

    Director

    Festival Selections

    Venice International Film Festival  - 1939

    Venice International Film Festival (Italy, 1939)

    Selection

    Official Competition