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The Battle of Austerlitz

The Battle of Austerlitz

A Feature film by Abel Gance

Produced by Compagnie Internationale de Productions Cinématographiques (CIPRA)

Release in France : 17/06/1960

    Synopsis

    The story of Napoleon's life after his victories in Italy. The first half of Austerlitz delves into the private life of Napoleon Bonaparte (Pierre Mondy), the prodigal son of Corsica. The supreme commander of the French armed forces goes about his family life and dallies with Josephine (Martine Carol) and mistress Mlle. de Vaudey (Leslie Caron).

    Actors (43)

    Production and distribution (4)

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (12)

    Assistant directors :

    Nelly Kaplan, Pierre Lary

    Director of Photography :

    Henri Alekan

    Camera operators :

    Robert Juillard, Raymond Picon-Borel, Robert Foucard

    Editors :

    Léonide Azar, Yvonne Martin

    Music Composer :

    Jean Ledrut

    Production Designer :

    Jean Douarinou

    Producers :

    Alexandre Salkind, Alberto Barsanti, Michael Salkind

    Sound Recordist :

    Pierre Calvet

    Production managers :

    Georges Charlot, Dominique Drouin

    Assistant editor :

    Kenout Peltier

    Stunt performer :

    Claude Carliez

    Costume designers :

    Elisabeth Simon, Madeleine Charlot

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    War

    Themes :

    History

    Production language :

    French

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Yugoslavia, Italy, Lichtenstein

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    Majority French (France, Yugoslavia, Italy, Lichtenstein)

    Production year :

    1959

    French release :

    17/06/1960

    Runtime :

    2 h 46 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    22693

    Visa issue date :

    16/06/1960

    Approval :

    Unknown

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Color

    Aspect ratio :

    CinemaScope

    Audio format :

    Mono