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The Baker's Wife

The Baker's Wife

A Feature film by Marcel Pagnol

Release in France : 07/09/1938

    Synopsis

    The peacefulness of a village is shattered when the wife of the local baker runs off with a handsome shepherd. In his despair, the baker becomes heartbroken and no longer bakes bread. The villages organize forces to bring the wife back to her husband, and back to their daily bread.

    Actors (17)

    Production and distribution

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Compagnie Méditerranéenne de Films (CMF)

    TV Broadcasts: Cumulative total

    TV broadcasts: details by country

    Full credits (11)

    Executive Producer :

    Marcel Pagnol

    Screenwriter :

    Marcel Pagnol

    Sound Recordist :

    Marcel Lavoignat

    Production Manager :

    Charles Pons

    Assistant editors :

    Suzanne Cabon, Jeanne Rongier, Marguerite Houllé-Renoir

    Still Photographer :

    Roger Corbeau

    Author of original work :

    Jean Giono

    Director of Photography :

    Georges Benoît

    Camera Operator :

    Roger Ledru

    Editor :

    Suzanne De Troeye

    Music Composer :

    Vincent Scotto

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Fiction

    Sub-genre :

    Drama

    Production language :

    French

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Nationality :

    100% French

    Production year :

    1938

    French release :

    07/09/1938

    Runtime :

    2 h 13 min

    Current status :

    Released

    Visa number :

    513

    Visa issue date :

    30/09/1940

    Approval :

    Yes

    Production formats :

    35mm

    Color type :

    Black & White

    Aspect ratio :

    1.37

    Audio format :

    Mono

    Posters (2)

    Director

    Festival Selections (2)